The Old Bush

Uilleann Pipe Sheet Music

"The Old Bush" is a beloved Uilleann pipe tune, classified as a reel, and celebrated for its timeless and spirited character. This traditional Irish melody has enchanted musicians and enthusiasts alike with its lively rhythm and uplifting melody. When played on the Uilleann pipes, "The Old Bush" springs to life with its brisk tempo and joyful notes, beckoning both musicians and listeners to join in the exhilarating dance it inspires. The tune's name, with its nod to traditional Irish pubs and gatherings, adds to its appeal, conjuring images of lively sessions and joyous celebrations. "The Old Bush" serves as a shining example of the Uilleann pipes' ability to infuse music with vivacity and dynamism, making it a cherished part of the vibrant tradition of Celtic reels and jigs.

Learn to play the uilleann pipe tune The Old Bush

Below is the sheet music to help you learn to play The Old Bush on the uilleann pipes. This is a great traditional reel for the uilleann pipes.  Join The Uilleann Pipe Academy for the interactive sheet music and video lesson of the tune. 

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I hope you have enjoyed the free sheet music for The Old Bush. 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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