Annotation:Merry Month of May (The)

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X:1 T:Merry Month of May, The T:Month of May M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:Kerr - Merry Melodies, vol. 1, pg.29 (c. 1880's) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:A E|A2A AGA|B2c d2e|f2f ecA|AGA BGE| A2A AGA|B2c d2e|f>ga edc|BAG A2|| G/A/|B2B B2c|ded c2e|a2e a2e|c>BA e3| B2B B2c|d>ed c2e|a2e a2e|efe dcB||

MERRY MONTH OF MAY, THE. AKA and see "Month of May (1) (The)." English, Scottish; Jig (6/8 time). A Major (Kerr, Raven): G Major (Kennedy). Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Kerr): AAB (Raven): AABB (Kennedy).

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Printed sources : - Kennedy (Jigs & Quicksteps, Trips & Humours), 1997; No. 115, p. 28. Kerr (Merry Melodies, vol. 1), c. 1889; No. 18, p. 29. Raven (English Country Dance Tunes), 1984; p. 113.

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