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X:1 % T:Whip the Cat M:C| L:1/8 R:Country Dance Tune B:John Walsh – Caledonian Country Dances vol. II (1737, No. 270, p. 10) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G G/A/B/A/ GA Bc d2|gdTcB gdTcB|A a2g {g}Tf2 ed|G/A/B/A/ GA TBc d2| gdTcB gdTcB|Aagf g2G2::be (3gfe be (3gfe|(3fga T(f>e/sd/4) (3fga T(f>e/2d/4)| be (3gfe be (3gfe|(3fga T(f>e/2d/4)|gG GA TBc d2|gdTcB gdTcB:|]



WHIP THE CAT. English, Country Dance Tune (cut time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - John Walsh (Caledonian Country Dances vol. II), c. 1737; No. 270, p. 10. David Rutherford (Rutherford's Compleat Collection of 200 of the Most Celebrated Country Dances), 1756; p. 66.

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