Annotation:Skiver the Quilt (2)

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X:1 T:Shiver the Quilt [2] M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Country Dance B:James Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 3 (Glasgow, 1788, No. 402, p. 155 ) N:”Humbly dedicated to the Volunteers and Defensive Bands of Great Britain and Ireland” Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G B/d/|e3 edB|d3 dBd|e3 edB|dBA A2 B/d/ e3 edB|ded def|g3 ege|dBA A2:| |:B|G3 BAB| g3 gab|G3 B3|dBA A2B| GAG BAB|g3 gab|agf ege dBA A2:|]

SKIVER THE QUILT [2]. Irish, Jig (6/8 time). A Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Not related to "Skiver the Quilt (3)."

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Printed sources : - Aird (Selections of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 3), 1788; No. 402, p. 155. P.M. Haverty (One Hundred Irish Airs vol. 3), 1859; No. 284, p. 146. Kerr (Merry Melodies, vol. 1), c. 1880; No. 37, p. 39. R.M. Levey (Dance Music of Ireland, vol. 1), c. 1856; No. 91.

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