Annotation:Bag of Praties (The)

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X:1 T:Bag of Praties, The M:C L:1/8 R:Reel Q:"Quick" B:R.M. Levey – First Collection of the Dance Music of Ireland (1858, No. 56, p. 23) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D dddd d2 AB|=cccc B2A2|ddd (dA)AF|AFEF D2D2:| [D2B2] (AF) (AF)ED|B2 AFA2A2|B2 (AF) (AF)ED|EDEF D2D2||

BAG OF PRATIES, THE. Irish, Reel (whole time). D Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. "The Bag of Praties" was also entered into the mid-19th century music manuscript collection of Anglican cleric and uilleann piper James Goodman [1] (p. 136).

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Printed sources : - P.M. Haverty (One Hundred Irish Airs vol. 2), 1859; No. 106, p. 48. Robbins Music Corp. (The Robbins collection of 200 jigs, reels and country dances), New York, 1933; No. 183, p. 59.

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