Fan Mar Táir a Chlaidhre!

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X:1 T:Fan Mar Táin, a Chlaidhre! T:Stay as you are, you rogue! M:6/8 L:1/8 N:"A Munster Jigg" B:Stanford/Petrie - Complete Collection, No. 1212 (1905) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D A/B/c/|d<dd ABc|d2A AGE|ddd ABc|def gfe| ddd ABc|d2A AGE|GAG EDE|c3 ABc|| d2e fed|ecA AcA|d2e fed|f<af gfe| d2e fed|ecA AGF|GFG EDE|c3 ABc|| d2A c2A|d2A ABc|d2A c2A|def gfe| d2B =c2A|B2G A2F|GAG EDE|c3 A2||

FAN MAR TÁIR, A CHLAIDHRE! (Stay as you are, you rogue!). AKA and see "Fan Mar a Bh-Fuil Tú a Chladhaire," "Jackson's Lodge (2)," "Shun the Corner," "Stay where you are." Irish, Jig (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABC. Collector George Petrie noted this was "a Munster jigg". Dublin music publisher Smollet Holden printed a version of the tune as "Shun the Corner" in the early 19th century. Researcher Conor Ward finds a reel-time setting of this jig family in the County Leitrim collected "Blue Breeches (The)."

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Stanford Petrie (Complete Collection), 1905; No. 1212, p. 305. Shields (Tunes of the Munster Pipers), 1998; No. 48, p. 23.

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