Annotation:Parlour (Jig) (The)

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X:1 T:Parlour, The T:Harliquine [sic] Ranger M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:John Thomas music manuscript collection (Wales, 1752, p. 29) F: N:Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru – The National Library of Wales Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:A e3 f3|edc B2A|GGA E2A|d2c B3|e3f3|edc B2a| ecA F2E|F3A3||ac'e ac'e|bd'e bd'e|ac'e ac'e| gbe gbe|ac'e ac'e|bd'e bc'd'|c'ba f2e|f3 a3||

PARLOUR, THE. AKA - "Parlor Jig." AKA and see "Harlequin Ranger (2)." Englush, Jig (6/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune was also entered in the music copybook of Welsh fiddler John Thomas, dated 1752. See note for "annotation:Harlyquin Ranger" for information about the alternate title.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Aird (Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 3), Glasgow, 1788; No. 436, p. 170. John Johnson (A Choice Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances vol. 7), 1756;p. 11.

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