Cap and Bell (The)
X:1 T:Cap and Bell, The L:1/8 M:4/4 K:D Major |d~F3 ADFA|dfec dAFA|B~G3 GBde|f2(3def eABc| |d~F3 ADFA|dfec dcBA|GFGA (3Bcd eg|1fdec Addc:|2fdec Adde|] |f~a3 afdf|bagf gfed|Be (3eee gfed|Be ba- agfe| |f~a3 fade|f2ed dcBA|GFGA (3Bcd eg|1fdec Adde:|2fdec Addc|]
CAP AND BELLS, THE. AKA and see "Out on the Road (2)." Irish, Reel. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Composed by fiddle and piano player Josephine Keegan (b. 1935) who lives in Mullaghbawn, South Armagh. The title is a reference, she says, to one of the times when she briefly thought herself foolish, imagining that donning the cap and bells of a jester would be appropriate.