The Harp Jig Gig Book Cover

­ The Harp Jig Gig Book  by Christina Cotruvo

52 jig, slip jig, hornpipe and reel tunes to play on your harp with dancing, rhythmic speed using the Double Handed Pluck harp melody arrangement for all harps.  With the lead sheet, play the same tune in a jam session gig solo or accompany other musicians.  That’s 2 arrangements for each tune!

Double Handed Pluck sample

Double Handed Pluck


Sheet music sample     

Treble clef only.  Key signatures are C, G and D.   Double Handed Pluck is a two handed harp melody arrangement of two treble staffs and bracketed fingerings.  Lead sheet has chords and chord tones.


Contents include instruction on the Double Handed Pluck method, lead sheet chord suggestions and gig etiquette tips.  MP3s of songs is not included and no longer available.


122 pages. Printed 8 1/2 x 11 coil bound and Kindle formats.

A Fig for a Kiss                                         Lark in the Morning, The
A Merry Christmas Jig                               Larry O’Gaff
Angeline the Baker                                   Last Night’s Joy
Banish Misfortune                                    Maid Behind the Bar, The
Bonaparte Crossing the Rhine                   Mason’s Apron, The
Boys of Blue Hill, The                               Merrily Kiss the Quaker
Bride’s Favorite                                        Miss McLeod’s Reel
Castle Kelly                                             Morrison’s Jig
Cuffy                                                      Musical Priest, The
Drowsy Maggie                                        Off She Goes
Dusty Miller, The                                      Off to California
Fairy Dance, The                                      Out on the Ocean
Fisher’s Hornpipe                                     Pigeon on the Gate, The
Flowers of Edinburgh                                Rights of Man, The
Frieze Britches                                         Road to Lisdoonvarna, The
Garret Barry’s                                          Rocky Road to Dublin, The
Garryowen                                              Sailor’s Hornpipe
Gravel Walks, The                                   Sally Gardens, The
Hag at the Spinning Wheel, The               Ships Are Sailing, The
Harvest Home                                        Smash the Windows
Haste to the Wedding                              Snowy Path, The
Irish Washerwoman, The                         Swallowtail Jig, The
June Apple                                             Tripping Up the Stairs
Kesh Jig, The                                          Whinny Hills of Leitrim, The
Kid on the Mountain, The                         Whiskey Before Breakfast
King of the Fairies                                   Wind That Shakes the Barley, The


Avialable in PDF version with or without MP3s at Melody Traditional Music

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Double Handed Pluck demo video