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X:1 T:Jig [52] N:c.f. Fourpenny Bit, Killaloe Boat, Lilting Banshee, Redican’s M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 3, c. 1883, No. 107, p. 40) B: http://grier.itma.ie/book-three#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=39&z=-226.5958%2C155.2042%2C2876.4366%2C1197.8184 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:Amin E|A3 ABc|BAB GBd|edB edB|dBG AGE| EAA ABc|BAAB GBd|edB edB|dBG A2:| |:B|def g2e |age g2e|def g2e|age age| def g2e|age g2e|edB edB|1 dBG A2:|2 dBG AGE||

JIG [52]. Irish, Jig (6/8 time). A Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. This untitled jig is contained in Book 3 of the large c. 1883 music manuscript collection of County Leitrim fiddler and piper Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894). Grier researchers Fr. John Quinn and Conor Ward find it is cognate with "Fourpenny Bit," "Killaloe Boat (The)," "Lilting Banshee (The)," "Miller of Glanmire (The)," "Redican's," and "Threepenny Gallon (The)."

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