Scotty Fitzgerald's Jig

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X: 1 T: Scotty Fitzgerald's Jig C: Sandy MacIntyre 1962 Z: John Chambers <jc:trillian.mit.edu> M: 6/8 L: 1/8 F:http://www.john-chambers.us/~jc/music/abc/session/jig/Scotty_Fitzgeralds_Jig-G-32-3.abc 2018-11-20 132030 UT K: G D \ | "G"GAG "D7"B2c | "G"dgf "C"edc | "G"BAG DGB | "Am"A3- "D7"A2B | "G"GAG "D7"B2c | "G"dgf "C"edc | "G"BAG "D7"DBA | "G"G3- G2 :| d \ | "G"b2z g2z | gfg "D7"d2c | "G"BAG DGB | "Am"A3- "D7"A2d | "G"b2z g2z | gfg dBG | "C"cBc | "D7"afd | "G"g3- g2 || d \ | "G"b2z g2z | gfg "D7"d2c | "G"BAG gdB | "Am"A3- "D7"A2c | "G"Bcd GBd | "C"cde "Am"Aag | "D7"fed cBA | "G"G3- G2 |]



SCOTTY FITZGERALD’S JIG. Canadian, Jig (6/8 time). Canada, Cape Breton. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. Composed by Cape Breton/Ontario fiddler Sandy MacIntyre in 1962, for his friend Winston "Scotty" Fitzgerald [1] (1914-1987). Paul Cranford says the tune is a popular set tune at local Cape Breton dances. See also another MacIntyre composition for Fitzgerald, "Winston Fitzgerald's Jig."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - Winston “Scotty” Fitzgerald (1914-1987, Cape Breton) [Cranford].

Printed sources : - Cranford (Winston Fitzgerald), 1997; No. 180, p. 71.

Recorded sources: -Rounder CD 11661-7033-2, Natalie MacMaster – “My Roots are Showing” (2000).

See also listing at:
Alan Snyder's Cape Breton Fiddle Recordings Index [2]



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