Johnny MacGill

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Johnny MacGill

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 Also known as    Before I Was Married (2), Billy O'Rourke's Jig (1), Black Rogue (1), Come Under My Plaidie, Johnny McGill, Life is all Chequered, My Silly Auld Man, Rogaire Dubh (An), Paddy McNicholas
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    F
 Accidental    1 flat
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Alexander McGlashan
 Book/Manuscript title    A Collection of Scots Measures
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 33
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1780
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    


Tune annotations


X:1
%
T:Johnny McGill
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Jig
B:McGlashan - A Collection of Scots Measures (c. 1780, p. 33)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:F
f|cAA TAGA|cAA A2f|cAA TAGA|FDD D2f|
cAA AGA|cAA AGF|G3 TAGA|FDD D2:|
|:c|f3 Tg3{fg}|afd cAF|f3 Tg3{fg}|afd d2 f/g/|
afa geg|fde f2 d|cAA TAGA|FDD D2:|]
X:2
%
T:Johnny Macgill (sic)
M:6/8
L:1/8
S:Aird - Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs vol. II (1785)            
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:G
g | dBB BAG | dBB B2g | dBB BAB | GEE E2g | 
dBB BAG | dBB BAG | A3 BAB | GEE E2 :|
|: f | g3 aga | bge dBG | g3 aga | bge ega | 
bgb afa | geg g2e | dBB BAB | GEE E2 :|]
X:1
%
T:Johnny MacGill
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Air
S:Henry Hudson manuscript collection c. 1841 (Dublin, No. 260)
N:Hudson was a Dublin dentist and an early collector. He was 
N:music editor of The Citizen or Dublin Monthly Magazine from 
N:1841-1843.
F: http://rarebooks.library.nd.edu/digital/bookreader/MSE_1434-2/#page/7/mode/1up
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:Eb
e|BGG GFE|BGG G2 e|BGG GFG|ECC C2e|
BGG GFG|BGG GFE|FEF GFG|ECC C2||
B|ede fef|gec BAG|ede fef|gec c2 e/f/|
geg fdf|ecd  !fermata!edc|BGG GFG|ECC C2||
X:1
%
T:Johnny McGill Jig
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Jig
B:Milne – Middleton’s Selection of Strathspeys, Reels &c. for the Violin (1870, p. 47)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:G
g|dBB BAG|dBB (B2g)|dBB BAB|GEE (E2g)|
dBB BAG|dBB B2 A/G/|ABc BAB|GEE E2:|
|:d|gfg aga |bge dBG|gfg aga|bge e2 g/a/|
bgb afa|gef g2 f/e/|dBB BAB |GEE E2:|]
X:1
%
T:Johnny MacGill
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Jig
B:Stewart-Robertson - The Athole Collection  (1884)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:F
f|cAA AGF|cAA A2f|cAA AGA|FDD D2f|
cAA AGF|cAA AGF|G3 AGA|FDD D2:|
|:c|f3 g3|afd dAF|f3 g3|afd d2 f/g/|
afa geg|fde f2d|cAF G2A|FDD D2:|]
X:98
%
T:Johnny McGill
B:American Veteran Fifer (1902, #98)
M:6/8
L:1/8
Q:1/8=300
K:G t=8
g | dBB BAG | dBB B2g | dBB BAB | GEE E2g |
dBB BAG | dBB BAG | A3 BAB | GEE E2 :|
|: d | g3 aga | bge dBG | g3 aga | bge ega |
bgb afa | gef g2e | dBB BAB | GEE E2 :|

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