Annotation:Three Jolly Toppers (The)

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X:1 T:Three Jolly Toppers, The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"With spirit" N:The chorus is the third section S:Joyce – Old Irish Folk Music and Songs (1909) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D (A/G/)|F2F FED|d3 A2G|F2F EFG|F2E D2F| A2F DFA|d3 c2d|e2d c2B|A3 z2|| A|d2d dcd|f2d dcd|B2B Bcd|e2d c2B| A2G F2E|D2E F2A|B3 c2c|d3 z2|| P:Chorus B|A3 GAG|F2E DFA|[F3B3] [E2c2] [Ec]|[D3d3] z2||

THREE JOLLY TOPPERS, THE. Irish, Air (6/8 time, "spirited"). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABC.

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - c. 1884, from "Mr. Francis Hogan of South Lodge, Brenormore, near Carrick on Suir, a good musician and a great enthusiast in Irish music and song" [Joyce].

Printed sources : - Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 276, p. 131.

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