Black Eyed Biddie

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 Theme code Index    1152 3431H
 Also known as    Blackeyed Biddie, Blackeyed Biddy, Brigidin Dub-Suileac
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Francis O'Neill
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 819, p. 153
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1903
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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T:Blackeyed Biddie
S:O'Neill - Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems (1907), No. 86
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
E|ABA Ace|eac B2A|cBA d2B|cAA aec|
ABA Ace|eac B2A|cBA d2B|cAA A2:|
|:a|e2a f2a|e2a fec|efg aec|eac ecA|
cBc dcd|eac B2A|cBA d2B|cAA A2:||

BLACK EYED BIDDIE (Brigidin Dub-Suileac). Irish, Double Jig. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. A member of the "Captain Collins/Montrose's March" family of tunes.

Printed sources: O'Neill (Krassen), 1976; p. 28. O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903/1979; No. 819, p. 153. O'Neill (Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems), 1907/1986; No. 86, p. 30.