Runaway (3) (The)
X:1 % T:Runaway , The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:Frank Kidson – Old English Country Dances (1890) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:E B|e2e (eg).e|B2B (Bd).B|e2e (eg).e|(b3 b2)B| e2e (eg).e|B2B Bcd|e2e f>ef|(e3 ed2):| |:f|g>fe g>fe|a2(f f2)f|g>fe g>fe|B2(B B2)f| gfe gfe|agf b2a|gfe B2d|(e3 e2):||
RUNAWAY , THE. English, Country Dance Tune (6/8 time). E Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Collector Frank Kidson noted "The Runaway " is from a musician's manuscript collection of about 1825. He also stated that it is different from a dance with this title that appears in dance books at the commencement of the (19th) century.