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Sessions are currently…

  • every second Wednesday in A Rolling Stone - 579 Colombo St, Christchurch at 8pm
  • every second Monday in Vesuvios - 4 Papanui Rd, Merivale, Christchurch at 7pm
  • every Friday in Finnegans Irish Pub - Springs Rd 7604 Prebbleton (about 20K outside Christchurch) at 8pm

Call Lorcan on 021-021565173 for more details.

You’ll find more information on our Facebook page

You can find some of the tunes we’re playing below. We hope to add more as time goes on.

Session Tunes

Set Name▲▼ Rhythm
Titles Audio Player
Jim Ward's Set jig
Jim Ward's (G)
Saddle the Pony (G)
Haunted House (G)
Jerry's Set jig
Jerry's Beaver Hat (D)
Rakes of Kildare (Ador)
Out on the Ocean set jig
Out On the Ocean (G)
My Darling Asleep (D)
Morrison's (Edor)
Paddy's Trip set reel
Paddy's Trip to Scotland (D)
Otter's Holt (Bdor)
Dinkey's (Amix)

Tune Name▲▼ Rhythm
Audio Player
Behind the Haystack D jig
Blarney Pilgrim Dmix jig
Boys of BlueHill D hornpipe
Brenda Stubbert's Ador reel
Brosna Slide G slide
Connaughtman's Rambles C jig
Dinkey's Amix reel
Garrett Barry's Jig G jig
I Buried My Wife and Danced on Top of Her Dmix jig
Jerry's Beaver Hat D jig
Jim Ward's G jig
Johnny Macklejohn's D reel
Kesh Jig G jig
Lilting Banshee Ador jig
Love at the Endings D reel
MacLeod's Farewell (The Wedding) D reel
Maid Behind the Bar D reel
Morrison's Edor jig
Munster Buttermilk D jig
My Darling Asleep D jig
O'Keefe's Slide Ador slide
Off to California G hornpipe
Otter's Holt Bdor reel
Out On the Ocean G jig
Paddy's Trip to Scotland D reel
Rakes of Kildare Ador jig
Saddle the Pony G jig
Sally Gardens G reel
Silver Spear D reel
St Anne's Reel D reel
Star of Munster Ador reel
Strop the Razor G jig
Swinging on the Gate G reel
The Old Favourite G jig
The Road To Glountane D reel
Tobin's Favourite D jig
Torn Jacket D reel
Tripping Up the Stairs D jig
Virginia Reel D reel

The session at Prebbleton tells us that they have a somewhat different list of tunes.

Tune Name▲▼ Rhythm
Audio Player
Banish Misfortune Dmix jig
Blarney Pilgrim Dmix jig
Brenda Stubbert's Ador reel
Catharsis Gdor reel
Fourty Two Pound Cheque D polka
Gravel Walk Ador reel
High Road to Linton Amix reel
Joe Cooleys Edor reel
John Ryans D polka
Julia Delaney Ddor reel
Kesh Jig G jig
Killavil Jig Edor jig
Lilting Banshee Ador jig
Morning Star G reel
Morrison's Edor jig
Rakes of Kildare Ador jig
Spootiskerry G reel
Tam Lin Ddor reel
The Tarbolton Edor reel
Willafjord D reel

Other tunes

There’s a large list of tunes including tunes played in other New Zealand sessions in the Tunes Archive page. Feel free to poke around.