Wife of My Own (A)

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 Theme code Index    13b3b 13b5
 Also known as    I Have a House of My Own, I Have a Wife of My Own, I Ha'e a Wife o' My Ain, Naebody
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland, Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Slip/Hop Jig
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    9/8
 Structure    AABBCC
 Editor/Compiler    David Young
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:The MacFarlane Manuscript
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 28, p. 57
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1741
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Wife of my own, A M:9/8 L:1/8 B:David Young – “A Collection of Scotch Airs with the latest Variations” (AKA - The B:McFarlane Manuscript (c. 1741, No. 28, p. 57) F:https://rmacd.com/music/macfarlane-manuscript/collection/pdfs/a_wife_of_my_own.pdf N:The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland K:Edor EGE G2A B3|EGE G2B AFD|EGE G2A B3|AFD D2d AFD:| |:gag fgf e3|EGE G2B AFD|fgf efe d3|AFD D2d AFD:| |:(EGE) (GBG) (BdB)|(EGE) (GBG) (AFD)|(EGE) (GBG) (BdB)|(AFD) (DdB) (AFD):| |:g(a/g/f/e/) f(g/f/e/d/) e3|(EGE) (GBG) (AFD)|f(g/f/e/d/) e(f/e/d/c/) d3|(AFD) (DdB) (AFD):| |:(EFE) B,2E G2A-|BGE E2B- AFD|(EFE) B,2E G2B-|AFD D2B- AFD:| |:g2e f2d e3|(EGE) (GBG) (AFD)|fed edc d3|AFD D2d AFD:|]

X:1 T:I have a wife of my own M:9/8 L:1/8 R:Slip Jig B:James Goodman music manuscript collection, Book 2, p. 48 (mid-19th century) B:http://goodman.itma.ie/volume-two#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=51&z=429.5078%2C1152.4381%2C8098.3776%2C3101.8519 Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Emin EFE G2A B3|EFE c2A BGE|EFE G2A Bcd|AFD D2B AFD:| gbg faf e3|E2F G2A B2g|fga gfe d2B|AFD D2B AFD| gbg faf e3|E2F G2A B2g|fga gfe dcB|Ace dcB AGF||

X:1 T:Wife of My Own, A M:9/8 L:1/8 S: O’Farrell – Pocket Companion, vol. I (c. 1806), p. 86 Z:François-Emmanuel de Wasseige K:E aeolian EFE G2B G3|EFE G2A BGE|EFE G2A B3|DED FGA AFD:| |:gfg agf e3|E2E G2A BGE|gbg faf d3|DEF FAd AFD:| |:B/d/BG A/c/AF G2E|EFE G2A BGE|B/d/BG A/c/AF G2E|DEF FGA AFD:|]