Girl I Love (2) (The)
X:1 T:Girl I love , The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:Stanford/Petrie (1905), No. 540 N:"Petrie marks this 'bad set'. See No. 949 and compare with No. 959. Ed." Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G g | fed cAG | cAA A2g | f2d cAF | AGG G2g | fed cAA | cde eag | fed cAF | AGG G2 || d | e/f/gg ged | egg g2d | e/f/gg ged | ea^g a2g | e/f/gg ged | cde eag | fed cAF | AGG G2 ||
GIRL I LOVE , THE. AKA and see "Field of Flowers (The)." Irish, Double Jig (6/8 time). G Major: E Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. The tune was composed in the first half of the 18th century by the Irish "gentleman piper" and composer Larry Grogan, who also wrote the famous "Allie Croker." See also the related (in the first strain) "Sprightly Widow (The)" and "Rivals (The)."