The Shepherdess jig

There are 5 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Shepherdess has been added to 2 tune sets.

The Shepherdess has been added to 25 tunebooks.

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One setting

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.