Annotation:Tom is gone to the Fair

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X:1 T:Tom is gone to the fair M:C L:1/8 R:Hornpipe S:Joyce – Old Irish Folk Music and Songs (1909) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G B>A|G2 DG BGBd|c>BAB cdef|g>fgd ecBG|EcBA GFED| G2 DG BGBd|c>BAB cdef|g>fec BGED|E2G2G2:| |:Bd|e2 dB GBdg|fdcA GFED|EA A2 B>AGE|EcBA GFED| G>FGA BABd|cBcd edef|g>fec BGED|E2G2G2:|

TOM IS GONE TO THE FAIR. Irish, Hornpipe (whole time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB.

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - "From memory, as I heard it played in early days" (Joyce).

Printed sources : - Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 11, pp. 8‑9.

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