Polly the Lass

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Polly the Lass

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  31H7 652
 Also known as    Miss Margaret MacGregor’s Favourite, Sailor Lassie (The), Tadg O Flaherty
 Composer/Core Source    William Vickers
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    Northumbrian/Borders
 Meter/Rhythm    Slip/Hop Jig
 Key/Tonic of    C
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    9/8
 History    ENGLAND(North East)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    William Vickers
 Book/Manuscript title    William Vickers music manuscript collection
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1770
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 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    



X: 1 % T:Polly the Lass M:9/8 L:1/8 R:Slip Jig N:The last bar of the 2nd strain in the original ms. is |Bgf edc d2:| N:It has been corrected in the abc's below. S:William Vickers' 1770 music manuscript collection (Northumberland) F:http://www.farnearchive.com/show_images.asp?id=R0303103&image=1 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:C C|EGE cdc B2G|AcA GEC D2F|EGE cdc B2G|Afe dcB c2:| |:f|e2c egf edc|B2G BdB G2f|e2c egf edc|Afe dcB c2:|]