Celtic Tunes for Campanella Ukulele - New Edition

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**All the tunes plus many more Celtic, Old Time and folk songs are now available only on Patreon: for $3 a month you get access to everything including tutorials for all the tunes I've done in the last couple of years plus every tune I'll publish in the future. Check out my Patreon here: https:patreon.com/jonsukulele

A collection of 57 tunes (21 jigs, 16 reels, 7 hornpipes, 2 polkas, 8 pieces by O'Carolan, plus a few other songs ) arranged for ukulele in the campanella fingerpicking style.

You will receive a zip file of three PDFs, each tune is in standard notation and tablature (essential for learning the campanella voicing).

Easy to Intermediate level.

Each tune has a video on YouTube - the links to them are in the table of contents.

List of tunes:


  • The Humours of Glendart
  • The Kesh
  • Saddle the Pony
  • The Hag with the Money
  • The Blarney Pilgrim
  • The Irish Washerwoman
  • The Rocky Road to Dublin
  • The Mug of Brown Ale
  • The Frieze Breeches
  • The Exile’s Jig
  • The Walls of Liscaroll
  • Dingle Regatta
  • Banish Misfortune
  • Tripping up the Stairs
  • When Sick is it Tea you Want?
  • Brian O'Lynn
  • Scatter the Mud
  • The Connaughtman’s Rambles
  • Roudledum
  • Morrison's Jig
  • The Monaghan Jig


  • Devil’s Dream
  • Jenny's Chickens
  • The Silver Spear
  • Jackie Coleman's
  • The Tarbolton
  • Drowsy Maggie
  • Martin Rochford’s
  • The Christmas Eve Reel
  • Tam Lin / Glasgow Reel
  • The Maid Behind the Bar
  • The Ships are Sailing
  • The Fermoy Lasses
  • Cooley's Reel
  • Sweeney's Buttermilk
  • The Wind that Shakes the Barley
  • Saint Anne's Reel


  • The Heather Glen
  • The Rights of Man
  • Roxburgh Castle
  • The Factory Smoke
  • Chief O'Neill's Favourite
  • The Silk Handkerchief
  • The Belfast Hornpipe


  • John Ryan’s
  • Dennis Murphy’s


  • The Wexford Carol
  • Bonnie Portmore
  • Sonny’s Mazurka
  • Captain O’Kane
  • Carolan’s Welcome
  • Carolan’s Concerto
  • Planxty Hewlett
  • Planxty Burke
  • Planxty Irwin
  • Lord Inchiquin
  • Loftus Jones

What some have said about my arrangements (on YouTube)

Fabulous work as always Jon, absolutely wonderful.

– Camsuke, on Monaghan Jig

Wow!!! Very impressive execution of campanella technique and a stellar arrangement of this tune.. Uke on, Jon!

– Kevin Caroll, the “edukecator” on Banish Misfortune

Dude this is SO GOOD!

– Tim Keough, “ukuleletim” on Banish Misfortune

Just bought the book. Really excited to learn this genre. Thanks for sharing!!

– Preimaester 

Awesome sauce. This is going down on my must-learn-fantasy-ukulele-bucket-list.

– James Pawson on the Mug of Brown Ale


– Al Wood, ukulelehunt.com on The Mug of Brown Ale

Really lovely arrangement and so well played.

– Ken Middleton on Morrison’s Jig

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You'll get the tabs for 57 tunes in three volumes, zipped


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Celtic Tunes for Campanella Ukulele - New Edition

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