Tear the Callies

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X:1 T:Tear the Callies M:12/8 L:1/8 S:Stanford/Petrie (1905), No. 523 Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G G2E GAB A2G ABd | ede gdB AGA BGE | G2E GAB A2G ABd | ede gdB AGA G2 :| |: BGG dGG ege dGG | BGG dGG AGA BGE | BGG dGG ege def | g3 aga bgg g3 :|

TEAR THE CALLIES. AKA and see "Castle Jig (1) (The)," “Kerrigan's Jig,” “Kesh Jig (1) (The),” "Kincora Jig," "Little Boy Ted in the Hay," “Mountaineers' March (The)," "Spring Well (1) (The).” Irish, Slide (12/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. "Tear the Callies" is an early version of the tune almost universally known today as "Kesh Jig (1) (The)," here transcribed as a 12/8 slide by collector George Petrie (artist) (1790-1866).

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Stanford/Petrie (Complete Collection of Petrie's Irish Music), 1905; No. 523, p. 132.

See also listing at :
Alan Ng's Irishtune.info [1]

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