Hurry the Jug (1)
X:1 T:Hurray the Jig  M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Set Dance S:The mid-19th cent. music manuscript collection of James Goodman vol. 1 (County Cork, p. 114) F: http://goodman.itma.ie/volume-one#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=117&z=989.604%2C899.9853%2C7374.2874%2C4466.6667 F:at Trinity College Dublin / Irish Traditional Music Archive goodman.itma.ie Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Emin EGE G2A|BAG FEF|DED F2A| AGF FED| EGE G2A|BAG FGA|BAG AGF|E3 G3:| E2c c3|d2B c2A|E2c c2A|BAG FED| A2d d2e|f2e d2c|A2d d2e|f2d edc| E2c c3|e2d c2A|E2c c2A|BAG FED| EGE G2A|BAG FGA|BAG AGF|E3 G3|]
HURRY THE JUG  (Cuir Tart an Cruiscin). AKA and see "Once on a morning of sweet recreation." Irish, Set Dance (6/8 time). E Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Joyce): AAB (Roche): AABB (O'Neill): AABC (Kennedy). "Hurry the Jug " was learned by music collector and writer P.W. Joyce as a boy in Limerick in the 1840's. It was also entered into the mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork uilleann piper and Church of Ireland cleric James Goodman . A later form of the tune is the song/tune "Lanigan's Ball." The second strain is twice the length of the 'A'; not untypical for set dances.