Rise Ye Lazy Fellow reel

There are 4 recordings of this tune.

Rise Ye Lazy Fellow has been added to 2 tune sets.

Rise Ye Lazy Fellow has been added to 17 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Rise Ye Lazy Fellow
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amin
c|A2AB G3A|cdec A2A,2|A2Ac G2 G>B|cdec A3:|
g|aegd edca|gedc A3g|aegd edce|dega A3g|aegd edca|gedc A3g|
aegd edce|dega A3||
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Rise Ye Lazy Fellow

Found on Calum Stewart and Lauren MacColl’s recording, Wooden Flute and Fiddle. It sounds to me like an American Old-time fiddle tune.

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Fiddler’s Companion

“AKA and see ”Rise Lazy Lubber.“ Scottish, Reel. A Minor. Standard. AABB’. John Glen (1891) finds the earliest appearance of the tune in print in Angus Cumming’s 1780 collection (as the strathspey ”Rise Lazy Lubber,“ pg. 8). Kerr (Merry Melodies), Vol. 2; No. 67, pg. 10. Stewart-Robertson (The Athole Collection), 1884; pg. 49. ”

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