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Britches Full of Stitches (The)


Britches Full of Stitches (The)

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 Theme code Index   1323 1326L
 Also known as    Breeches On (The), Britches (The), Irish Lad (The), Irish Lad's a Jolly Boy (The), Leather Breeches, Leather Britches, O the Breeches Full of Stitches, O the Britches Full of Stitches, Oh Those Britches Full of Stitches!
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Polka
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Frank Roche
 Book/Manuscript title    Collection of Traditional Irish Music vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 240, p. 20
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1912
 Artist    Chieftains (The)
 Title of recording    Chieftains 7 (The)
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Claddagh CC24
 Year recorded    1977



X:1 T:O the Breeches Full of Stitches L:1/8 M:2/4 B:Roche - Collection of Traditional Irish Music, vol. 2 (1912, No. 240) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G G>A B>G|A>G A<B|G>A B>G|A>G E>D| G>A (3BAG|A>d (3dBA|G>G (3GED|E>D D2:| |:d>d dB|A>G A<B|d>d d>B|A>G E2| d>d dB|g>g ge|1 d>e dB|A>G G<E:|2 d>d (3dBA|G>E E>D||

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