Annotation:Crabs in the Greasepot

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X:1 T:Crabs in the Greasepot M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 3, c. 1883, No. 85, p. 35) B: N:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894) was a piper and fiddler from N:Newpark, Bohey, Gortletteragh, south Co. Leitrim. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Ador A2A A2A|Bcd efg|AA/A/a ABc|dBG AGE| AA/A/A AA/A/A|Bcd efg|def gfe|dBG AGE:| |:e2A ABA|e2f gfg|e2A ABc|dBG AGE| e2A ABA|e2f gfe|def gfe|dBG AGE:| |:AB/c/A Bc/d/B|cd/e/c Bc/d/B|AB/c/A Bc/d/g|dBG AGE| AB/c/A Bc/d/B|cd/e/c Bc/d/B|GBd gfe|dBG AGE:|

CRABS IN THE GREASEPOT (Na portáin sa ghréiscphota). Irish, Double Jig (6/8 time). A Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABC.

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - fiddler and uilleann piper Stephen Grier (Farnaght, Co. Leitrim), who wrote his manuscripts in the early 1880's [Breathnach].

Printed sources : - Breathnach & Small (CRÉ IV), 1996; No. 3, p. 4.

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