Cricket Sett -- 1st Figure

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CRICKET SETT--FIRST FIGURE. American (?), Jig (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABC. The tune is contained in the music manuscript collection of Bellport, Long Island, ship's captain and fiddler Isaac Homan, with the attribution "Composed by Ole Bull Jun." Ole Bull [1] (1810-1880) was a colorful Norwegian virtuoso violinist and composer of international fame who toured the United States with sensational success five times between 1843 and 1879. Using a bow of unusual length and weight to suit his powerful physique, Ole Bull was noted for playing up a storm.

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