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 Theme code Index    4H2H4H4 4H2H1H5
 Also known as    Bundle and Go (3), Wee Wee Man (The), William's Return, I’d Rather have a Piss than a Kiss
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    James Aird
 Book/Manuscript title    Selection of Scotch English Irish and Foreign Airs vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 81, pp. 28-29
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1782
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I'd rather have a piece than a Kiss of my Jo: Annotations



X:1
T:I'd rather have a piece than a Kiss of my Jo
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Jig
B:Aird - Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs vol. 1 (Glasgow, 1782, No. 81, pp. 28-29.
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
N:Key signature as in Aird. Likely in 'G'. 
K:D
f|gfe edB|gfg GAB|gfe edB|dBA A2f|
gfe edB|gfg a2b|gfe efg|dBA A2:|
|:B/c/|d2B d2B|gfg GAB|d2B d2g|ecA ABc|
d2B d2B|gfg a2b|gfe efg|dBA A2:|
|:e/f/|gdB gdB|gfg GAB|gdB gdB|ecA A2 e/f/|
gdB gdB|gfg a2b|gfe efg|dBA A2:|
|:B/c/|dBG dBG|gfg GAB|dBG Bdg|ecA A2 B/c/|
dBG dBG|gfg a2b|gfe efg|dBA A2:|]
X:204
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T:I'd Rather Have a Piece Than a Kiss of my Jo. RH.204
R:jig
S:Rev.R.Harrison's MS,c1815,Cumbria
N:Key sig 2# (A mixolydian) in MS. Sounds best in
N:A dorian (1#), as above. PJH.
O:England
A:Temple Sowerby,Cumbria
Z:vmp.Simon Wilson. Review PJH, 2008.
M:6/8
L:1/8
Q:3/8=120
K:Ador
f|gfe edc|gfg GAB|gfe edB|dBA A2f|
gfe edB|gfg a2b|gfe efg|dBA A2:|!
|:B/c/|d2B d2B|gfg GAB|d2B d2g|ecA ABc|
d2B d2B|gfg a2b|gfe efg|dBA A2:|!
|:e/f/|gdB gdB|gfg GAB|gdB gdB|ecA A2e/f/|
gdB gdB|gfg a2b|gfe efg|dBA A2:|!
|:B/c/|dBG dBG|gfg GAB|dBG Bdg|ecA A2B/c/|
dBG dBG|gfg a2b|gfe efg|dBA A2:|
W:Key sig 2# (A mixolydian) in MS. Sounds best in A dorian (1#), as above. PJH

I'd rather have a piece than a Kiss of my Jo: Annotations