Tip the Petticoat
X:1 T:Tip the Petticoat M:C L:1/8 R:Reel N:See the cognate “Mountain Lark (4) (The) B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 2, c. 1883, No. 89, p. 19) B: http://grier.itma.ie/book-two#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=18&z=-703.2223%2C303.3584%2C4557.6098%2C1594.3287 N:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894) was a piper and fiddler from N:Newpark, Bohey, Gortletteragh, south Co. Leitrim. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G AGGB AGFD|AGGB Addc|AGGB AGFD|1 FEFG Addc:|2 FEFG ABcA|| Gg gf/g/ gf g2|dgge f2 ef|dg gf/g/ af g2|dcde fdcA| Gg gf/g /af g2|dgge fefg|afge fdec|dcde fdcA||
TIP THE PETTICOAT. Irish, Reel (whole time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'B. "Tip the Petticoat" is a reel contained in Book 2 of the c. 1883 music manuscript collection of County Leitrim fiddler and piper Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894). It is a member of the "Mountain Lark (4) (The)" tune family.