John Jameson jig

There are 3 recordings of a tune by this name.

John Jameson has been added to 4 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: John Jameson
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:D2D EFG|F2D D2z|d2d e2f|g3 f3|
gee f2d|dcB A2A|FDD DEF|G3 E3|
AFF G2E|FDD D2z|d2d e2f|g3 f3|
gee f2d|dcB A2A|FDD DEF|G3 E3||
|:DED d2d|EFE c2c|DED d2d|c3 A3|
ABc dFd|=cAB c2c|EFE =cBc|G3 E3|
DED ABA|FDF ABA|FGA B=cA|G3 E3|
=cAc GAG|EGE GAG|FGA dAG|F3 D3||
# Added by JACKB .

Two comments

John Jameson

An unusual jig by Turlough O’Carolan, it sounds like it should have words to it.

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You’ll find the words in the Bunting manuscripts and O’Sullivan’s biography of Carolan.