Annotation:Johnny Cock Thy Beaver

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X:1 T:Johnny, Cock Up Thy Beaver M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig Q:"Brisk" B:Oswald - Caledonian Pocket Companion, Book 7 (1760, p. 2) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G e|{e}d2G TB>AG|A>BA {B}c2e|{e}d2G TBAB|Ggd Bcd| Tede gdB|A>BA {B}c2e|{e}d2c {c}B2A|Ggd B2:| |:D|Ggd (B/c/d)B|AaA {B}c2e|Ggd (B/c/d)B|Ggd (B/c/d)B| (c/B/c/d/e/)f/ gdB|A>BA {B}c2g|{e}d2c {c}B2A|Ggd TB2:| |:D|Ggd BGB|AaA c2e|GgB gBg|GgB gBG| c>de gdB|A>BA {B}c2e|{e}d2c TB>AB|Ggd TB2:| |:b|gdB Ggb|aAB {B}c2b|gdB Ggb|gdB G(B/c/d/B/)| (c/B/c/d/e/c/) dBg|aAB cge|{e}d2c {c}TB2A|Ggd TB2:| |:D|G(B/c/d/B/) d(B/c/d/B/)|aAB {B}c2e|G(B/c/d/B/) d(B/c/d/B/)|g(B/c/d/B/) d(B/c/d/B/)| c(B/c/d/)e/f/ gdB|aAB cge|{e}d2c TB>AB|Ggd B2:| |:D|(G/A/B/c/d/B/) (d/c/B/c/d/B/)|AaA {B}c2e|G(A/B/c/d/e/)B/ (d/c/B/c/d/)B|(g/f/e/f/g/)e/ (d/c/B/c/d/)B/| c/a/c/a/c/a/ B/g/B/g/B/g/|A2B cge|{e}d2c (B/c/d/c/B/A/)|Ggd TB2:| |:b|(a/g/f/e/d/)c/ BGg|aAB {B}c2b|(a/g/f/e/d/)c/ BGb|(a/g/f/e/d/)c/ BGB|(c/B/c/d/e/f/) (g/f/e/d/c/B/)| aAB (c/d/e/f/g/e/) {e}d2c (B/c/d/c/B/A/)|Ggd TB2:|]

JOHNNY COCK THY BEAVER. AKA and see "Cock Up Your Beaver." English, Country Dance Tune and Jig (6/4 or 6/8 time). See annotation for "annotation:Cock Up Your Beaver" for more.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - John Walsh (Complete Country Dancing-Master, Volume the Fourth), London, 1740; No. 197. Oswald (Caledonian Pocket Companion, Book 7), 1760; p. 2. Thomas Wilson (Companion to the Ball Room), 1816; p. 57.

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