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X:30 T:Tom Brown's Burletta T:Jiggs on Parade B:American Veteran Fifer, #30 C:By A.F. Hopkins, Co.A. 154th O.V.I. M:6/8 L:1/8 Q:1/8=300 K:D t=8 |: "^Stop March." A | d>ed cBA | geg f3 | geg fdf | ece dBA | d>ed cBA | geg f3- | fag ecA | d2z z2 :| |: f | a3- agf | g3- gfe | fef age | dfd cBA | d>ed cBA | geg f3- | fag ecA | d2z z2 :|



JIGGS ON PARADE[1]. AKA and see "Tom Brown's Burletta." American, Jig (6/8 time). USA, southwestern Pa. G Major: D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. A fife tune from Pennsylvania. Bayard begs comparison with a slow Scottish marching tune in Glasgow publisher James Aird's Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs (1785; vol. 2, No. 3) called "Dundee Volunteer's March (The)."


Additional notes
Source for notated version : - Hiram Horner (fifer from Westmoreland and Fayette Counties, Pa., 1961) [Bayard].

Printed sources : - Hopkins (American Veteran Fifer), 1905; No. 30 (appears as "Tom Brown's Burletta"). Bayard (Dance to the Fiddle), 1981; No. 473, p. 446.






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