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X:33 T:Wakefield Jigg A:England;London M:6/8 L:1/8 Q:3/8=120 S:J.Walsh,Third Book of the most celebrated jiggs,etc 1731 Z:Pete Stewart, 2004 <> with vmp revisions K:Gmin d|g2a bag |^fga dcB|ABc BAG|^F2G AFD| g2a bag|^fga dcB|ABc BAG|G2^FG2|| fg2fed|cde dcB|ABc def|c3B3| bag ^f2g|a3ABG|bg2bg2|dg^fg3|]

WAKEFIELD JIGG. English, Jig (6/8 time). England, North West. G Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody was published in London publisher John Walsh’s third collection of Lancashire tunes (Lancashire Jiggs, Hornpipes, Joaks, etc.) published around the year 1731.

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Printed sources : - Knowles (Northern Frisk), 1988; No. 12.

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