Woodbine Cottage

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X:1 T:Woodbine Cottage O:No 76 Wm Clarke MS Feltwell, Norfolk N:Flow directions edited Z: transcribed by Lyn Law M:6/8 L:1/8 K:C |:G|c2d edc|A2c G2E|G2c cde|f2d d2G| c2d edc|A2c G2E|A2c d2e|c3-c2:| |:e|d2g g^fg|e2g g^fg|d2g g^fg|ege c2e| d2g g^fg|e2g g^fg|^faf de^f|gag =fed:|]



WOODBINE COTTAGE. English, Jig or March (6/8 time). C Major (Clarke): D Major (Gibbons). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune appears in a few early 29th century English musicians' manuscript collections, including those of Joshua Gibbons (Lincolnshire) and William Clarke (Norfolk). Gibbons originally set the tune in the key of ‘C’ major in his manuscript. Not the Welsh "Wood-bine Cottage" AKA "Allt-y-Caethiwed."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - the 1823-26 music mss of papermaker and musician Joshua Gibbons (1778-1871, of Tealby, near Market Rasen, Lincolnshire Wolds) [Sumner].

Printed sources : - Sumner (Lincolnshire Collections, vol. 1: The Joshua Gibbons Manuscript), 1997; p. 57.

Recorded sources: -



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