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X:1 T:Frisky [2] M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:Straight and Skillern – Two Hundred and Four Favourite Country Dances, vol. 1 (c. 1775, No. 34, p. 17) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:A c>de {f}e>dc|B>cd {d}Tc2A|c>de {f}e>dc|B>AG A3:| |:TcBc {d}TcBc|dfd c2A|{d}cBc {d}cBc|dBG A3:| |:a>ba g>ag|f>gf f>ed|c>de edc|BAG A3:| ECE FDF|Bcd cBA|ECE FDF|dBG A3:|]

FRISKY [2]. AKA and see "Mories (The)." English, Country Dance Tune (6/8 time). A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABBCCDD. The melody was entered into the c. 1800-1817 music copybook of Joseph Hooves (New Ipswich, Mass.).

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Printed sources : - Straight & Skillern (Two Hundred and Four Favourite Country Dances, vol. 1), c. 1775; No. 34, p. 17. Skillern (Skillern's Compleat Collection of Two Hundred & Four Reels...Country Dances), 1780; p. 17. Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances Vol. IV), 1780; No. 35.

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