Cavehill jig

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One setting

X: 1
T: Cavehill
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
d2B BcB | def gfe | d2B BcB | A2B cBA |
d2B BcB | def gfe | dBG DEF | G3 G3 :|
D2G GAG | B2G GAG | E2A ABA | cBA GFE |
D2G GAG | B2G GAG | dBG DEF | G3 G3 :|

Two comments

Cavehill

A nice wee jig which I found in Kerr’s Merry Melodies (c1875). I play it as I play most jigs, with a slight swing to it.

The Cave Hill is, I believe, a hill on the North side of Belfast. I know nothing about the background of the tune.

really lovely and simple jig….!
marin