Sergeant Early’s jig

Also known as Sergt. Early’s.

There are 12 recordings of this tune.

This tune has been recorded together with

Sergeant Early’s appears in 4 other tune collections.

Sergeant Early’s has been added to 2 tune sets.

Sergeant Early's has been added to 33 tunebooks.

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Six settings

1
X: 1
T: Sergeant Early's
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:A|FED EFG|AGE c2e|dcA e<fd|ecA A2G|
GED EFG|AGE c2e|dcA GEA|DED D2:|
|:d|cBA Bcd|efe e2d|dcd e<fd|ecA A2d|
cBA Bcd|eag e2d|dcA GEA|DED D2:|
2
X: 2
T: Sergeant Early's
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
F|FED EFG|AGE =c2e|dcA efd|ecA ~A2G|
FED EFG|AGE cde|dcA GEA|DED D2:|
d|cBA Bcd|efe e2e|dB/c/d efd|ecA A2d|
cBA Bcd|eag e2d|dcA GEA|DED D2:|
3
X: 3
T: Sergeant Early's
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
AG|FED ~D3|AGE =cde|dcA efd|ecA A2G|
FED EFG|AGE =cde|dcA GEA|~D3 D:|
AB|=c2A Bcd|efd e2d|cAA Bcd|ecA A2B|
=cBA Bcd|eag e2d|dcA GEA|~D3 D:|
4
X: 4
T: Sergeant Early's
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
A/G/|FED D3|AGE =cde|dcA efd|ecA A2G|
FED EFG|AGE =cde|dcA GEA|D3 D2:|
A/B/|=c2A Bcd|efd e2d|cAA Bcd|ecA A2B|
=cBA Bcd|eag e2d|dcA GEA|D3 D2:|
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5
X: 5
T: Sergeant Early's
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
FED EFG|AdB =c2A|dcd fed|ecA A2G|
FED EFG|AdB =c2e|dcA GEA|1~D3 D3:|2~D3 DAB||
=c2A Bcd|efd e2d|dcd fed|ecA A2B|
=cBA Bcd|eag e3|dcA GEA|1~D3 DAB:|2~D3 D2G||
6
X: 6
T: Sergeant Early's
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
A | FED DED | GEG =c2e | dcA e<-fd | ecA A2G |
FED EFG | AGE =c2e | dcA GEA | DED D2 :|
d | cBA Bcd | efe e2d | dcd e<-fd | ecA A2d |
cBA Bcd | eag e2d | dcA GEA | DED D2 :|

Six comments

From O’Neill’s Dance Music of Ireland

Sergeant Early’s, X:6

is from O’Neill’s 1001 (Chicago 1907, p. 21)… for the sake of completeness.

Re: Sergeant Early’s

Paul McGrattan at 10:32 in the video of "Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy online highlights from the Irish Traditional Music Archive", flute and whistle (the tune, first in Paul’s set of three jigs, was introduced as "no name for", as noted by ITMA).
https://www.youtube.com/?gl=GB

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