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JUMPING GEORDIE. AKA and see "Buff and Blue (1)," "Mrs. Falconer’s Reel—Craigellachie," "Pope's Toe (2) (The)," "Sir Harry Flutter." Scottish, Reel. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune is a simplified variant of "Sir Harry Flutter," a country dance composed by the remarkable ex-African slave, Ignatius Sancho, who published it in London in 1769. See also the related "Kilwinning's Steeple."

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Kerr (Merry Melodies, vol. 3), c. 1880's; No. 68, p. 9.

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