Star of County Down

Uilleann Pipe Sheet Music

"Star of County Down" is a hauntingly beautiful Uilleann pipe tune that captures the essence of Irish romance and longing. With its evocative melody, this traditional Irish tune paints a vivid picture of the picturesque County Down in Northern Ireland and the captivating allure of its people, particularly the eponymous "Star." The Uilleann pipes, with their rich and emotive tones, lend a sense of yearning and nostalgia to the music, making it a favorite among traditional Irish music enthusiasts. "Star of County Down" is a testament to the power of music to convey deep emotions and tell stories, making it a cherished part of the Irish musical heritage and an enduring symbol of the country's romantic spirit.

Learn to play the uilleann pipe tune Star of County Down

Below is the sheet music to help you learn to play Star of County Down on the uilleann pipes. This is a really fun and popular Irish folk song on the uilleann pipes that can be played slow or fast. Join The Uilleann Pipe Academy to access interactive sheet music for a wide range of fantastic tunes.

Star of County Down uilleann pipe sheet music

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I hope you have enjoyed the free sheet music for Star of County Down. I have an accompanying video lesson to go with this tune where I dive deep into the tune and break it apart phrase by phrase. It also comes with interactive sheet music that makes practicing fun, easy and intuitive. If you truly want to learn this tune and so many others, plus learn and master uilleann pipe embellishments, tuning and maintenance, The Uilleann Pipe Academy may be for you. 

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