Annotation:Grandmother's Pet

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X:1 T:Grandmother's Pet T:Mother Goose M:6/8 L:1/8 K:D A|d2d dcd|e2a f2d|dcd B2e|c2A ABc| d2d dcd|e2a f2d|Bcd eag|f2d d2:| |:d|f2a agf|g2b bag|f2a agf|gee e2 a/g/| fed dcB|AFA def|Bba gfe|f2d d2:|]

GRANDMOTHER'S PET. AKA and see "Jig (57)," "Mother Goose," "Oscar Woods' Jig." Irish (?), Jig (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. A jig of unknown provenance. An early printing of the tune is in Boston music publisher G. Graupner's Collection of Country Dances and Cotillions (c. 1808) as "Mother Goose", and it was entered as an untitled jig in County Leitrim fiddler and piper biography:Stephen Grier's large c. 1883 music manuscript collection (Grier No. 122, for which see "Jig (53)").

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Kennedy (Traditional Dance Music of Britain and Ireland: Jigs & Quicksteps, Trips & Humours), 1997; No. 54, p. 14.

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