Annotation:Evergreen Lasses

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X:1 T:Evergreen Lasses M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1883) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Emin G/F/ || EFGA BFGE | D2 (3FED ADFD | EFGA BFGc | GdAc BAGF | EFGA BFGE | D2 (3FED ADFD | EFGA BFGc | GdAc BGG || f | gfef gfeg | fdaf bgaf | gfef gfed | BdAc BEEf | gfef gfeg | fgag fdef | g2 ba gfed | BdAc BAGF |]

EVERGREEN LASSES. AKA and see "Baboon's Sister (The)," "Evergreen (The)," "Fowling Piece (The)," "Monongahela College" (Pa.), "Mr. Halliday's Compliments to Mrs. Crockett," "Old Temple House Reel," "Rising of the Lark (1)," "Templehouse Reel (The)," "Tipsy House (The)." American, Reel. E Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. Although it appears first published as "Evergreen Lasses" in Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1883), and has an American pedigree (see alternate titles collected by Samual Bayard from Pennsylvania musicians), the reel appears to have provenance in Ireland and Scotland, set in E dorian.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Cole (1000 Fiddle Tunes), 1940; p. 22. Miller (Fiddler's Throne), 2004; No. 152, p. 98. Ryan's Mammoth Collection, 1883; p. 46.

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