Late on a Saturday Night
X:1 T:Late on a Saturday Night M:9/8 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Moderato" B:Smollet Holden - Collection of favourite Irish Airs (London, c. 1841; p. 31) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G G/F/|DGG GAF GBc|ded cAG F2D|DGG GAF GBc|ded cBG G2:| |:B/c/|ded dcB cBc|ded cAG F2D|DGG GAF GBc|ded cBG G2:|]
LATE ON A SATURDAY NIGHT. AKA and see "Mall Rua," "Moll Roe," "Moll Roe in the Morning," "Ditherum Doodle," "Though Late Was I Plump," "Munsterman's Flattery," "I'll Take a Glass with a Friend," "Come Under My Dimity," "Night of the Fun (3) (The)," "One bumper at parting." Irish, Air (9/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune appears in the mid-19th century manuscript collection (ii, p. 139) of uilleann piper and collector James Goodman (County Cork).