Billy In The Lowland barndance

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X: 1
T: Billy In The Lowland
R: barndance
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
D2|:G3A G2A2|B2de d2B2|d2 e2 dBGB|AG E2 E2 D2|
G3A G2A2|B2d2 gabg|agef gfed|1 BA G2 G2D2:|2 BAG2 G2ef||
|:gaba g2d2|e3d Bd3|e3d BAGB|AGE2 E4|
gaba g2d2|e3d Bd3|e3f gfed|1 BAG2 G2ef:|2 BAG2 G4||

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Billy In The Lowland

An Old Time tune by Henry Reed. (Not to be confused with "Billy in the Lowground")
I heard it from a friend of mine who plays a lot of Old Time. It struck me as having a more interesting melody than most OT music and I got to like it. Bars 6 & 7 lend themselves to syncopated shuffle bowing.
It’s played here by Alan Jabbour and Ken Perlman.