Robbin Powers Fancy
X:1 % T:Robbin Powers Fancy M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:O’Farrell – Pocket Companion, vol. II (c. 1806) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Edor EFE EFA | B2A Bcd | DED FDF | ABA AGF | EFE EFA | B2A B2c | dcd AFD | EFE E2 :| |: d2d dcB | efe efg | fdB Bcd | ABG FED | ded dcB | efe efg | fdB AFD | EFE E3 :|]
ROBBIN POWERS FANCY. AKA and see "Miss Elphinstone's Fancy," "Raymond's Frolic." Irish, Jig. E Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Soon after uilleann piper O'Farrell printed the tune in his c. 1806 collection, Richard Fitzmaurice published it (set in the key of A dorian) in Edinburgh as "Miss Elphinstone's Fancy" in his own collection of Irish tunes.