Annotation:Dumble Durn Deary

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X:1 T:Dumble Dum Deary M:6/8 L:1/8 R:”Old English air.” B:Manson – Hamilton’s Universal Tune Book vol. 1 (1853, p. 182) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G D|GAG B2B|AGA G2G|BcB d2d|cBc B2d| dcB dcB|dcB d2d|edc cBc|d2c B2A| GFG B2A|GFG B2A|GFG d2c|BcA G2||

DUMBLE DURN DEARY. AKA - "Dumble Dum Deary." English, Jig (6/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Vaguely reminiscent of "Lillibulero." The second strain has seven measures to the first strain's four.

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - a c. 1837-1840 MS by Shropshire musician John Moore [Ashman].

Printed sources : - Ashman (The Ironbridge Hornpipe), 1991; No. 41b, p. 15. Manson (Hamilton’s Universal Tune Book vol. 1), 1853; p. 182.

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