Annotation:Chasing the Hare Down the Hill

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X:1 T:Chasing the Hare Down the Hill M:12/8 L:1/8 R:Slide S:Stanford/Petrie (1905), No. 413 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Ab EFE A2B c2A dBA | G2E EFE G2E EFE | EFE A2B c2A Bcd | efe dBG (A3A3) :| |: c2A d2B c2A dBA | G2E EFE G2E EFE | c2A d2B e2c Bcd | efe dBG (A3A3) :||

CHASING THE HARE DOWN THE HILL. AKA and see "Cover the Buckle," "Down the Hill," "Down with the Tithes (1)," "Hag and Her Praskeen," "Humors of Milltown (1),' "Mountain Heather." Irish, Slide. A Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Collector George Petrie (1790–1866) believed this to be the same jig as his "Humors of Milltown (1)."

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Stanford/Petrie (Complete Collection), 1905; No. 413, p. 104.

Recorded sources : - Alan Ng's [1]
Jane Keefer's Folk Music Index [2]

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