Blithe Have I Been
BLITHE HAVE I BEEN. AKA and see "Merrily Danced the Quaker/Merrily Kissed the Quaker's Wife." Irish?, Jig. C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The title is from a song by Scottish poet Robert Burns, set to the tune of "Merrily Danced the Quaker."
Printed source: Harding's All Round Collection, 1905; No. 159, p. 50.
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