Silver and Gold
X:1 T:Silver and Gold M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:James Goodman (1828─1896) music manuscript collection, S:vol. 3, p. 104. Mid-19th century, County Cork Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G A/F/|DGG GFG|B3 cBc|d/c/Bd c/B/Ac|B/A/GB AFD| DGG GFG|B3 cBc|d/e/fd cAF|AGG G2:| |:f|gdf gdf|gdc BAG|G/A/de f2c|AFA cBA| GAd/e/ g2g|fed efe|def/d/ cAF|AGG G2:|]
SILVER AND GOLD. Irish, Jig (6/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune is contained in the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork cleric and uilleann piper Canon James Goodman. Goodman researchers Hugh and Lisa Shield note relationships with collector George Petrie's "Catholic Boys (1)" and Breathnach's Cathaoir an phíobaire/Piper's Chair (The)."