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Set 04: Egan's Britches
Egan's Polka/Britches Full of Stitches

Egan's Britches

This set is part of the following collections:

Egan's Polka - also known as Kerry Polka or Dailigh's Polka - is one of the most common tunes in Irish sessions. Britches Full of Stitches is another popular Irish polka related to the old Scottish reel Lord MacDonald's. (The American setting of Lord MacDonald's is called Leather Breeches.)

Also available is Egan's Polka with Ryan's Polka.

This set and other tunes played at Scottish Sessions can be found in The Scottish Slow Session Volume 1, available from my Online Store.

Nigel Gatherer, Crieff, Perthshire |