Jackson's Favourite (2)
X:1 T:Favourite or Dream M:6/8 L:1/8 N:Goodman includes the tune in his section “Jackson’s Airs” B:James Goodman music manuscript collection, vol. 4 (mid-19th century, p. 5) B: http://goodman.itma.ie/volume-four#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=8&z=-1018.2287%2C577.6837%2C8278.5481%2C3153.9947 Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D DED D2d|AGF F2d|AGF AGF|EFE E2F| DED D2d|AGF FdB|A2F GFE|DED D3:| |:g|f2d edB|efe efg|f2d edB|ded d2g| f2d edB|efe efg|afd gec|ded d2:|]
JACKSON'S FAVOURITE . AKA and see "Easter Sunday (1)." Irish, Jig (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody appears under this title in volume IV of O'Farrell's Pocket Companion for the Irish or Union Pipes, vol. IV, c. 1810, and as "Apples in Winter (7)" in volume I of the same publication (69). O'Neill prints it as "Easter Sunday (1)" (1001 Gems, No. 169). The jig was entered as "Favourite or Dream" in the section of tunes attributed to piper Walker Jackson in the mid-19th century music manuscript collection (vol. 4, p. 5) of County Cork Church of Ireland cleric and uilleann piper James Goodman.