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PLEASURES OF SALISBURY, THE. English, Country Dance or Jig (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune was entered into Somerset fiddle player and shoemaker William Winter's (1774-1861) music manuscript collection (c. 1848-50).

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Samuel, Ann & Peter Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 5), 1788; p. 32.

Recorded sources: Outreach Music, Tom Hughes - "Merry Daze" (2011).




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