Annotation:Johnny Get Your Gun (1)

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X:1 T:Johnny Get Your Gun [1] M:C| L:1/8 R:Hornpipe S:Kerr - Merry Melodies, vol. 4, No. 271 (c. 1880's) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:A AcBA F2E2|F2EE F2EE|AcBA F2 EE|F2G2A2z2:| |:ABcd e2e2|fedc BdcB|ABcd e2e2|fedc B2E2| ABcd e2e2|fedc BdcB|AcBA F2EE|F2G2A2z2:|

JOHNNY GET YOUR GUN [1]. Scottish, American; Hornpipe. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune appears to be related to the numerous tunes known in the United States by a number of titles such as "High Betty Martin" or "Tip Toe Fine."

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Printed sources : - Kerr (Merry Melodies, vol. 4), c. 1880's; No. 271, p. 29. A.S. Bowman (J.W. Pepper Collection of Five Hundred Reels, Jigs, etc.), Phila., 1908. No. 286, p. 58 (1st tune of "Massa's in de Cold Ground" medley).

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