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X:1 T:Jig [47] N:c.f.Butcher’s March, Ree Raw, Boys of Clones M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 3, c. 1883, No. 89, p. 36) B: N:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894) was a piper and fiddler from N:Newpark, Bohey, Gortletteragh, south Co. Leitrim. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Ador g/f/|eAA gAA|eAA efg|eAA gfe|dBG GBd| eAA gAA|eAA efg|agf bge|1dBG GBd:|2dBG GAB|| |:d3 BGB|dBA ABc|dcB cee|dBG GAB| ded BGB|dBA Afg|agf bge|dBG G2:|]

JIG [47]. Irish, Double Jig (6/8 time). A Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'BB. This untitled jig was entered into Book 3 of the large c. 1883 music manuscript collection of County Leitrim piper and fiddler biography:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894). Grier researchers Fr. John Quinn and Conor Ward find the tune cognate with "Boys of Clone (The)," "Butcher's March (1)," and "Ree Raw (1)."

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