The Romp jig

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Romp
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:A|AGF FED|D d2d2 A|AGF FED|D d2d2 e|
fed edc|dcB cde|E3 ^G3|A3A2:|
|:e|cde A2 e|cde A2A|FGA D2 A|FGA D2 e|edc cBA|
A e2e2 A|AFG AFG|A d2d2B|AGF E2 D|D3D2:|

Three comments

A tune that’s played occasionally at the Golden Guinea pub session, Bristol (UK).

Note the unusual length - 36 bars.

The transcription is from Daniel Wright’s "Compleat Collection of Celebrated Country Dances" - 1740