Mayday jig

There are 3 recordings of this tune.

Mayday has been added to 4 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Mayday
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:d|gab efg|fga f>ed|cde ABc|EAG F>ED|
gab efg|fga f>ed|cde Ad^c|d3 d2:|
|:e/f/|gdB gdB|ecA ecA|dBG dBG|EAG F>ED|
gdB gdB|ecA ecA|Bcd EAF|G3 G2:|

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This is a Playford tune, from The Dancing Master Vol 2, of 1713. A great tune to dance to, and I’ve played it occasionally for country dancing.