Lads of the Village (1)
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LADS OF THE VILLAGE . Scottish, Country Dance Tune (2/4 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune was also copied into the 1790 music manuscript copybook of Edward Murphy, a musician from Newport (probably Rhode Island).
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Aird (Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 1), 1782; No. 3, p. 1.