Carrickmacross jig

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X: 1
T: Carrickmacross
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
d/c/|BGB dBd|egg gfe|dcB c2d|ecA A2 d/c/|
BGB dBd|egg gfe|dcB edc|BGG G2||
b/c'/|bgb afa|gfe dBA|GAG c2d|ecA A2 b/c'/|
bgb afa|gfe dBA|GBd edc|BGG G2||
# Added by Moxhe .

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This lovely tune appears in Joyce’s Old Irish Folk Music and Songs (Pigot Collection), Dublin, 1909, p. 391, no. 805.
This tune is an air, not a jig, but but I really don’t see why it couldn’t be played as a jig.
Carrickmacross is located in Co. Monaghan.

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