The Westering Home jig

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One setting

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X: 1
T: The Westering Home
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|: A3 DFG | Ade f2d | ege fad | ege fdB |
ABA DFG | Ade {e}f2a | afd efe |1 d2e fdB :|2 ~d3 def ||
|: gfg bag | ~f3 afd | eaf g2e | fed ~B3 |
ABA AFG | Ade f2a | afd efe |1 ~d3 def :|2 d2e fdB ||
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Five comments

Re: The Westering Home

@Dargai Tune 6587 might be the origin but it is a waltz and this is a jig version of it.

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Re: The Westering Home

see also ‘The Mucking of Geordies Byre’

Re: The Westering Home

Brian Rooney plays this jig version on his album The Godfather.