The Pheasant’s Dance jig

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

The Pheasant's Dance has been added to 8 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: The Pheasant's Dance
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
B2 c |ded c2 B | ABc dBG | E2 A FDF | G3 GA/B/c |
d2 d cdB | AA/B/c dBG | EE/F/G AFD | G3 ||
B2 G |c2 A B2 G | A2 g dBG | E2 A FDF | G3 BAG |
cBA BB/A/G | Ag/g/g d2 G | EAE FD/E/F | G3 ||
BdB |cec AcA | BdB GBG | AcA FDF | G3 B/c/dB |
c2 c A/B/cA | B2 B G/A/BG | A2 A FAD | G3 ||
f2 d |gdB gdB | a2 A Bcd | E2 A FdF | G3 fd/e/f |
gdB g2 B | a2 A B2 d | E2 E FAd | G3 |]
2
X: 2
T: The Pheasant's Dance
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: B2 c |ded c2 B | ABc dBG | E2 A FDF | G3 :|
|: B2 G |c2 A B2 G | A2 g dBG | E2 A FDF | G3 :|
|: BdB |cec AcA | BdB GBG | AcA FDF | G3 :|
|: f2 d |gdB gdB | a2 A Bcd | E2 A FdF | G3 :|

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"The Pheasant’s Dance"

The first half of each of the four parts is transcribed from the playing on track 9, featuring Carole Robb on whistle:

"The Wind in the Reeds: The Northumbrian Smallpipes"
https://thesession.org/recordings/4761

The second half of each of the four parts offers a few other possible ways with it… 😎