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X:1 T:Winnick's Favorite M:2/4 L:1/8 R:'Straight' Jig S:Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1883) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D (A/B/c/d/) | fd f/<d/ z/f/ | zd/f/ e2 | ec e/<c/ze | zc/e/ d :| |: D | D/F/A/c/ d/>f/z/(d/ | e/)(c/d/)B/ A/F/E/D/ | A,/C/E/F/ G/BG/ | A/F/G/E/ D :|]

WINNICK'S FAVORITE. American, Dance Tune (2/4 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune is listed as a 'jig' in Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1883), referring not to the familiar Irish 6/8 jig but rather a type of syncopated, duple-time, old-time banjo tune.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Cole (1000 Fiddle Tunes), 1940; p. 82. Ryan's Mammoth Collection, 1883; p. 114.

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