Miss Perkins Jig
X:1 T:Miss Perkins Jig M:9/8 L:1/8 R:Slip Jig S:Rev. James Goodman music manuscript collection (vol. 2, p. 167) N:Canon Goodman was a uilleann piper and cleric who collected primarily N:in County Cork in the mid-19th century Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Ddor d3 dcB dcB|d3 dcB d2g|d3 dcB dcB|c2A A2B c2e:| |:d2G G2B dcB|d2G G2B c2e|d2G G2B dcB|cBc A2B c2e:|]
MISS PERKINS JIG. Irish, Slip Jig (9/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune is contained in vol. 2 of the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork cleric and uilleann piper James Goodman. Goodman researchers Hugh and Lisa Shields find cognates in "Berwick Jockey (1)" in Frank Roche's Collection of Traditional Irish Music, vol. 2 (1912, No. 261, p. 26) and in piper O'Farrell's Pocket Companion for the Union Pipes, vol. 2 (c. 1806, p. 140) as the triple hornpipe "Go to Berwick Johnny."