Miss McGuiness (1)
X: 1 T: Miss McGuiness (1) M:4/4 L:1/8 S:Paul Carton K:G dGG2 dGBd|dBge dBB2|dGG2 dGBd|((3gfe) dB BAA2:| (3fga af g3e|dbB2 defg|(3fga af g3e|dBGA BAA2| (3fga af g3e|dBB2 dega|bagb afge|dBGA BAA2||
MISS McGUINNESS  (Iníon Mhic Aonghusa). AKA and see "Dan Backus' Favorite," "Going to the Fair," "Jim Coleman's (1)," "Liverpool Jack's," "Take Your Choice," "Terence's Rambles." Irish, Reel or Hornpipe. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Breathnach): AAB (Taylor). An early version of the tune can be found as "Dan Backus' Favorite" in Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1883). Backus was a blackface minstrel.