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Thread #107856   Message #2240944
Posted By: Big Jim from Jackson
20-Jan-08 - 08:45 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Spanish Lady, et al
Subject: RE: Origins: Spanish Lady, et al
Tom Sweeney (cousin to Tommy Makem) does Galway City with the counting as illustrated above. The chorus is different, though. I admire the tune, and each song is quite different, although "Spanish Lady" and "Galway City" seem to have the strongest similarity.