The Comfy Crane jig

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The Comfy Crane has been added to 3 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: The Comfy Crane
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmin
|: D>GA BAG | AcA F2D | EGB BAG | BAG ^F2D |
D>GA BAG | AcA F2D | Cdd ^cde |1 dcA G3 :|2 dcA G2d ||
|: dcc cBB | BAA ABc | cBB BAG | ABA ABc |
dcc cBB | BAA ABc | Ddd ^cde |1 dcA G2d :|2 dcA G3 ||
X: 2
T: The Comfy Crane
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmin
|: DGA BAG | AcA F2D | EGB B(3c/B/A/G | BAG ^F2D |
DGA BAG | AcA F2D | C2d ^cde |1 dcA G3 :|2 dcA G(3A/B/c/d ||
|: dcc cBB | BAA ABc | cBB BAG | A2A ABc |
dcc cBB | BAA ABc | D2d ^cde |1 dcA G(3A/B/c/d :|2 dcA G2D ||

Four comments

The Comfy Crane

From the playing of Saltfishforty. Dark, slow feeling tune.

In the third bar of the A Part, the have an ornament on the second B. Not exactly sure how to notate it, though the general idea is "EGB ~B2G". Have simplified X1 a bit by leaving this out.

Some phrases in the B Part bears resemblance to the Gmin part in Le 24 Juin ( ), albeit, in jig-time.

Tried it in a few keys. Gmin sounds best to my ears, and Amin/Dmin/Emin all work as well.

The Comfy Crane, X:2

A few variations.

Re: The Comfy Crane

Nice little tune. Suggestion: the G-flat would be better written as an F-sharp.


Re: The Comfy Crane

Good point, thanks Mark.