How are you now my maid?
X:1 T:How are you now my maid M:9/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:The Buttery Manuscript (c. 1784-1820, No. 747) N:John Buttery (1784-1854) joined the 34th Regiment in Lincoln, N:Lincolnshire, England, in 1797 and served as a fifer until discharged in N:1814. His large ms. contains marches, duty calls, dance tunes and airs. N:EASMES identifies this as the Fife MS. and suggests a date of 1780, see N: https://www.cdss.org/elibrary/Easmes/Index.htm Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G c|BAB c2A A2c|BAB d2G G2c|BAB c2A A2f|def g2G G2:| |:d|def gag fed|edB c2A A2d|def gag fed|def g2G G2:|]
X:1 T:How are you now my maid? M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air S:Rev. James Goodman music manuscript collection (vol. 2, p. 170) N:Canon Goodman was a uilleann piper and cleric who collected primarily N:in County Cork in the mid-19th century Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G c|Bcd def|gag g2d|gfe dBd|e2A A2c| Bcd def|gag g2d|gfe dgd|B2G G2:| |:(3B/c/d/|e2A A2c|BGB d2G|G2c Bcd|e2A A2c| Bcd def|gag g2d|gfe dgd|B2G G2:|] 351H1H 1H562
X:1 % T:How are you now, my maid? M:9/8 L:1/8 S:Joyce - Old Irish Folk Music and Songs (1909) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G c|BdB c2A A2c|BGB d2G G2c|Bcd e2A A2g|fef g2G G2|| L:1/8 M:6/8 c|Bcd def|gag g2 d|gfe dBd|e2A A2c|Bcd def|gag g2d|gfe dgd|B2G G2||