Annotation:Lasses of Sligo (2) (The)

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X:1 T:Lasses of Sligo [2], The M:9/8 L:1/8 S:Powers' Musical Cabinet 1810 Z:Paul Kinder K:A ABc ABc F2 E|ABc A2 c ecB|ABc ABc F2 f|efg agf ecB:| |:agf ece f3|fgf a2 b c'af|agf efg a3|Ace agf ecA:||

LASSES OF SLIGO [2], THE. AKA and see "Campbells are Coming (2) (The)." Irish, Slip Jig (9/8 time). A Major (O'Neill): G Major (Holden, Hughes): D Major (Clinton). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. This melody has no relation to the double jig usually known as "Lasses of Sligo (1)."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - copied from Power's Musical Cabinet (1810) [O'Neill].

Printed sources : - Breathnach (CRÉ II), 1976; No. 95. Clinton (Gems of Ireland:200 Airs), 1841; No. 129, p. 65. Smollet Holden(Collection of favourite Irish Airs), London, c. 1841; p. 6. Hughes (Gems from the Emerald Isles), 1867; No. 39, p. 10. O'Neill (Waifs and Strays of Gaelic Melody), 1922; No. 193.

Recorded sources: -

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