New Year's Gift (2)
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NEW YEAR'S GIFT . English, Country Dance Tune (2/4 time). E Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody also appears in Thomas Skillern's Skillern's Compleat Collection of Two Hundred & Four Reels...Country Dances (1780).
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Straight and Skillern (Two Hundred and Four Favourite Country Dances, vol. 1), c. 1775; No. 54, p. 27.