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X:1 T:Skyeman's Jig M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:Norman Chalmers (concertina) B:Duncan Johnstone's Collection of Jigs and Hornpipes vol. 2 Z:Transcribed by Stuart Eydmann K:Amix E|AEA e2d|efg {f}e2d|{c}B2G GAG|{f}dBG Bee| AEA e2d|efg {f}e2d|{f}e2d {f}g2G|BAA {B}A2:| |:d|aza }f|g2e|{f}edu {f}e2d|{c}B2G GAG|{f}dBG Bde| aba g2e|{f}edu }f|e2d|{f}e2d {f}g2G|BAA {B}A2||



SKYEMAN'S JIG. Scottish, Pipe Jig (6/8 time). A Mixolydian (Johnstone): A Dorian (Martin). Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB: AABB'CCDD' (Martin).

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - Duncan Johnstone's Collection of Jigs and Hornpipes, vol. 2, Glasgow, 1979; p. 31. Christine Martin (Ceol na Fidhle vol. 1), 1991; p. 39.

Recorded sources: - Temple RP002, "Jock Tamson's Bairns" (1980).


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