Mug of Brown Ale (2) (The)

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 Theme code Index    5L153 27bL22
 Also known as    John Naughton's Jig, Jug of Brown Ale (1) (The), Old Man Dillon, One Bottle More (2), Stonecutter's Jig (The)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Dorian
 Time signature    6/8
 Structure    AAB, AABB', AA'BB'
 Editor/Compiler    R.M. Levey
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:First Collection of the Dance Music of Ireland
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 45, p. 18
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1858
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Mug of Brown Ale [2], The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig R:Moderate Time N:"Meath" B:R.M. Levey – First Collection of the Dance Music of Ireland (1858, No. 45, p. 18) N:”This is the only Tune I have at all interfered with. I had it played by N:three different Fiddlers, and they all persisted in ending in the Major N:Key. viz: making the C in the last bar Sharp. They were unanimous N:in upholding the version, and when I played it as it is now set, ending N:Minor, they were very much shocked. And I confess I make the change N:unwillingly, but at the suggestion of friends to whom I “could not choose” N:but submit.” Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Amin (A/G/)|EAA ABc|edB cBA|BGG dGG|Bdc BAG| EAA ABc|edc g2e|edc Bcd|ecA A2:|| ^f|ge^f g2a|ge^f (g2c)|BGG dGG|Bdc BAG| ge^f (g2a)|ge^f g2f|edc Bcd|ecA A2^f| ge^f (g2a)|ge^f g2c|BGG dGG|Bdc BAG| EAA ABc|edc (g2e)|edc Bcd|ecA A2||

X:2 T:Old Man Dillon T:Jug of Brown Ale [2], The S:Clannad, Dúlamán N:O'Neill's has it in major. Z:Jerome Colburn M:6/8 L:1/8 K:Ador G | EAA Acd | edB c2 A | BGG ~GFG | BdB BAG | EAA Acd | ede ~gfg | edc Bcd | eAA A2 :| |:g | gef g2 b | gef gdc | BGG ~GFG | BdB BAG | [1 gef g2 b | gef g2 d | edc Bcd | eAA A2 g :| [2 EAA Acd | ede ~g3 | edc Bcd | eAA A2 |]**