Annotation:My Lady's Mantle

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X:1 T:My Lady's Mantle M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air S:Manson - Hamilton's Universal Tune Book (Glasgow, 1844) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:C G | Acc c2 (c/d/) | e>dc cAG | g2 (e/d/) cBc | GcA (G>FE) | DD/E/F/G/ AGc | Gfe dcz/d/ | c3 z2 ||

MY LADY'S MANTLE. Irish, Air (6/8 time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). One part. The tune appears in Hamilton's Universal Tune Book, published in Glasgow in 1844, edited by James Manson. Elias Howe's version, published some twenty years afterward, is an identical setting. The provenance is given as "Irish" by Manson.

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Printed sources : - Howe (1000 Jigs and Reels), c. 1867; p. 149. Manson (Hamilton's Universal Tune-Book, vol. 1), Glasgow, 1844; p. 69.

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