Annotation:Piper's Glass (The)

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X:1 T:Piper’s Glass, The M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:Kerr – Merry Melodies, vol. 4, No. 160 (c. 1880’s) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Bmin dB {c}BA fB {c}BA | dB {c}BA f2 fe | d2 (cd) B2A2 | ceAc e2 (fe) :| d2 (fd) adfd | d2 fd f2 {g}fe |d2 (fd) adfd | ceAc e2 (fe)| d2 (fd) adfd | d2 fd f2 {g}fe |defg abaf | ecAc e2 (fe) ||

PIPER’S GLASS, THE. Irish, Reel. B Minor (‘A’ part) & D Major (‘B’ part). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB’. The provenance is identified as 'Irish' in Kerr's collection. The second strain of "The Piper's Glass" is shared with "Fermoy Lasses (The)." Compare also with the similar "Glass of Beer (The)."

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Kerr (Merry Melodies, vol. 4), c. 1880's; No. 160, p. 19.

Recorded sources : - Legacy Recordings, George Stirrat - "Scottish Accordion Melodies" (2005).

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