Bliven's Favorite

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 Theme code Index    5L147L 3421
 Also known as    Butchers of Bristol (1) (The), By Your Leave Larry Grogan, Coppers and Brass (2), County Limerick Buckhunt, Finerty's Frolic, Greensleeves (3), Hartigan's Fancy, Humors of Ennistymon (1) (The), Humors of Milltown (2), Larry Grogan (1), Lasses of Melrose (The), Lasses of Melross, Little Fanny's Fancy, Lynny's Favourite, Pingneacha Rua agus Pras, Queen of the Rushes, Waves of Tramore (The), Willie Clancy's
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Contra, Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    William Bradbury Ryan
 Book/Manuscript title    Ryan's Mammoth Collection
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1883
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 Title of recording    
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BLIVEN'S FAVORITE. AKA and see "Butchers of Bristol (1) (The)," "By Your Leave Larry Grogan," "Coppers and Brass (2)," "County Limerick Buckhunt," "Finerty's Frolic," "Greensleeves (3)," "Hartigan's Fancy," "Humors of Ennistymon (1) (The)," "Humors of Milltown (2)," "Larry Grogan (1)," "Lasses of Melrose (The)," "Lasses of Melross," "Little Fanny's Fancy," "Lynny's Favourite," "Pingneacha Rua agus Pras," "Queen of the Rushes," "Waves of Tramore (The)," "Willie Clancy's." Irish, Double Jig. G Major/Mixolydian/Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune wanders from major into mixolydian before ending in the dorian mode in the second strain.

Printed sources: Cole (1000 Fiddle Tunes), 1940; p. 68. Ryan's Mammoth Collection, 1883.

X:1
T:Bliven's Favorite
M:6/8
L:1/8
B:Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1883)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:G
G/F/|DGG GAB|cAG FGA|{c}BAB cAF|AGG G2F|
DGG GAB|{d}cAG FGA|{c}BAB cAF|AGG G2:|
|:d|def g2g|=fed cAF|Ggf gag|fdd d2e|
{g}=fef fed|cd_B ABc|d_ed d2c|_BGG G2:||