The Puffin jig

The Puffin has been added to 5 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: The Puffin
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
D|GAB ABc|Bcd ege|dBG GFG|AFD DEF|
GAB ABc|Bcd ege|dBG AGA|G3G2:|
|:A|BdB BdB|cec cec|BeB BeB|dcB A2A|
BdB BdB|cec cec|BeB dBA|G3G2:|

One comment

The Puffin

I heard this played by a couple of people (can’t recall who) at a session in Whitby. They said that the tune was meant to represent a fat little puffin trying to take off, and having seen them myself struggling into the air around the Farne Islands I can see what they meant