Annotation:O Faith then I Will Says the Fiddler

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X:1 T:O faith then I will says the fiddler M:9/8 L:1/8 R:Slip Jig B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 3, c. 1883, No. 194a) B: N:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894) was a piper and fiddler from N:Newpark, Bohey, Gortletteragh, south Co. Leitrim. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D FGA ABc d2A|FGA d2f ecA|FGA ABc d2B|ABc dAG FED:| |:fed edc d2A|BcB ged cde|fed edc d2B|ABc dAG FED:|]

O FAITH THEN I WILL, SAYS THE FIDDLER (M'anam go nDéanfad, arsa an Fidléir). Irish, Slip Jig. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB.

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - fiddler and uilleann piper biography:Stephen Grier (Farnaght, Co. Leitrim), who wrote his manuscripts in the 1880's [Breathnach].

Printed sources : - Breathnach (CRE IV), 1996; No. 42, p. 22.

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