Crossing Warness jig

Also known as Crossing Boness, Crossing Firness.

There are 3 recordings of a tune by this name.

Crossing Warness has been added to 17 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Crossing Warness
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
DEDd2c | (B3B2) B | AFB AFB | AFD EFE |
DED d2c | (B3B2) B | AFB AFD | EFE D3 :|
|: DED F2 (G | (G3) G2) B| AFd AFd|AFD EFE |
DED F2 (G | (G3) G2) B| AFd AFD| EFE D3 :|

Two comments

Crossing Boness

Also known as Crossing Firness, this is always a popular jig at sessions here in Edinburgh

Name correction

The tune’s real name is actually Crossing Warness and it was written by Stewart Shearer from Orkney. Warness is the stretch of water between Eday and the Green Holms.