Cossey's Jig

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 Theme code Index    4323 5L123
 Also known as    Bain's Favorite, Blaine's Jig, Cassey's Jig, Cosey Jigg (The), Casey's Jig (2), Copey's Jigg, Cossy Jigg (The), Crags of Burren, Dwyer's Frolic, Greenfields of America (4) (The), Humors of Newtown (1), Jimmy O'Brien's Jig, Stone in the Field (The), Jackson's Wife on the Road, Keg with the Tap in it (The), Mist on the Mountain (2) (The), Maid in the Meadow (1)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland, Ireland, Canada
 Genre/Style    Cape Breton/PEI, Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    CANADA(Maritimes/English)
 Structure    AABBCC
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Niel Gow
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Second Collection of Niel Gow's Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 23
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1788
 Artist    Biography:Bill Lamey
 Title of recording    From Cape Breton to Boston and Back: Classic House Sessions of Traditional Cape Breton Music 1956-1977
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Rounder 82161-7032-2
 Year recorded    2000
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Cossey's Jig M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:Mulhollan - Selection of Irish and Scots Tunes (Edinburgh, 1804, p. 47) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G c3B3|T(AGA) BGE|(DEG) (G/A/BG)|TAGA BGE| cec BdB|TAGA BGE|DEG TAGA|BGG G2:| |:g3 T(edc)|Bdg dBG|g2e dBG|ecA A2d| ge/f/g/f/ fd/e/f/d/|ecg dBG|(DEG) T(AGA)|BGG G3:| |:(GB).d (GB).d|(Gc).e (Gc).e|(GB).d (GB).d|ecA A3| (GB).d (GB).d|(Gc).e (ef).g|(DEG) T(AGA)|BGG G3:|

X:1 T:Cosey Jigg, The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:O'Farrell - Pocket Companion, vol. II (c. 1806) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G GA/B/ | c3B3 | AGA BGE | DEG G/A/BG | AGA BGE | cec BdB | AGA BGE | DEG AGA |BGG G2 :| |: d | gag gdB | cec dBG | g(a/g/f/e/) gdB | ecA A2f | g(a/g/f/e/) gdB | cec dBG | DEG AGA | BGG G2 :| |: GBd GBd | Gce Gce | GBd GBd | ecA A2B | GBd GBd | Ace e>fg | dcB AGA | BGG G2 :||