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X:1 T:Megen a Gollodd ei gardas M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air or Minuet B:Edward Jones – Musical and Poetical Relicks of the Welsh Bards (1784, p. 62) F: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:F F2F2F2|E3D C2|F2 FAGB|TA3G F2|[D4B4] [D2B2]|[C4A4][C2A2]|G2E2F2| [E6G6]::f2 fagf|e2 egfe|d2 dfed|c4 c2|f2 fagf|e2 egfe|d2 dfed|ed c2B2| (A2f2)~c2|(A2f2)~c2|(A2f2)~c2|BdcB A2|(GABcdB)|c2B2A2|G>A F2E2|{E}F6:|]

PEGGY HAST LOST HER GARTER. AKA - "Megen a golles ei gardas," "Margaret that Lost Her Garter," or "Megan a golliad ei gardas." Welsh, Air or Minuet (3/4 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. Set as a dance tune, it is a galliard.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - William Bingley – North Wales…delineated from two excursions, vol. 2 (1804), from a section entitled “Sixteen Admired Welsh Airs” (p. 10). Edward Jones (Musical and Poetical Relicks of the Welsh Bards), 1784; p. 62. Edward Jones (A choice collection of 51 Welsh airs), 1863; p. 11.

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