Weaver's Jig (The)
X:1 % T:Weaver's Jig (The) M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:James Goodman (1828─1896) music manuscript collection, S:vol. 3, p. 100. Mid-19th century, County Cork Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G GBB BAG|FAA AFD|GBB BAG|GBd g2z| GBB BAG|FAA A2c|BAB GED|EGG G2:| |:A|GED GED|EGG G2A|GED GED|EAA A2z| GED GED|EGG G2c|BAB GED|EGG G2:|]
WEAVER'S JIG, THE. Irish, Jig (6/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. "The Weaver's Jig" is contained in the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork cleric and uilleann piper Canon James Goodman (vol. iii, p. 101). Goodman mss. researchers Hugh and Lisa Shield find the first strain of "Bundle and Go (3)" and "Free Masons (2)/March" to be cognate.