The Shepherdess jig

There are 5 recordings of this tune.

The Shepherdess has been added to 3 tune sets.

The Shepherdess has been added to 28 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: The Shepherdess
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:C|B,EG B2A|GEE ~E2 F|GFG B2 A|GFE ~D2 C|
B,EG B2A|GEE ~E2 g|edc B2 A|GFE ~D2:|
e|d2 c B2 A|G2 A B2 e|d2 c B2 A|GEE ~E2 e|
d2 c B2 A|G2 A B2 G|AGA B2 A|GFE D2 e|
d2 c B2 A|G2 A B2 e|d2 c B2 A|GEE ~E2 e/f/|
gfe dcB|AGA Bdg|edc B2 A|GFE ~D2 C||

One comment

This tune comes from the great first album by Jock Tamson’s Bairns. It is an old tune, and another version (in A) appears in the Simon Fraser Collection.