The Mouse In The Mug jig

Also known as Mog O’ Da Bug, Mouse In The Bog, Mouse In The Jug, The Mouse In The Jug, Mouse In The Mud.

There are 11 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Mouse In The Mug has been added to 16 tune sets.

The Mouse In The Mug has been added to 265 tunebooks.

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Four settings

X: 1
T: The Mouse In The Mug
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
~G3 EGD | ~G3 Bdg | fge dBG | ~A3 BAB |
~G3 EGD | ~G3 Bdg | ~e3 dBG | AGF GBA |
~G3 EGD | ~G3 Bdg | fge dBG | ~A3 BAB |
~G3 EGD | ~G3 Bdg | ~e3 dBG | AGF GBd |
gab agf | fgd edB | deg edB | AGA BG/2B/2d |
gab agf | fgd edB | deg edB | AGF GG/2B/2d |
gab agf | fgd edB | deg edB | AGA BAB |
~G3 EGD | ~G3 Bdg | ~e3 dBG | AGF G3 ||
# Added by jomac .
X: 2
T: The Mouse In The Mug
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:G3 EGD |G3 Bdg |e3 dBG |A3 BGE |
G3 EGD |G3 Bdg |e3 dBG |1 AGF GBA :|2 AGF GBd||
|:gab agf | e/f/ge edB | deg edB | BAG ABd|
gab agf | e/f/ge edB | deg edB | AGF G3 :||
# Added by JACKB .
X: 3
T: The Mouse In The Mug
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:~G3 EGD |~G3 Bdg |fge dBG |A3 BAB |
~G3 EGD |~G3 Bdg |e3 dBG |1 AGF GBA :|2 AGF GBd||
gab agf | fgd edB | deg edB | BAG ABd|
gab agf | e/f/ge edB | deg edB | AGF G3 |
gab agf | e3 edB | deg edB | AGA BAB |
~G3 EGD |~G3 Bdg |~e3 dBG |AGF GBA |]
X: 4
T: The Mouse In The Mug
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
~G3 EGD |~G3 B/c/dg |e2e dBG |AGA BAB |
~G3 EGD |~G3 B/c/dg |e2e dBG |AGF G2D |
GBG ~E3 |~G3 B/c/dg |e2e dBG |AGA BAB |
~G3 EGD |~G3 B/c/dg |e2e dBG |AGF GBd||
g3 fed | ~e3 edB | d2g edB | ~A3 ABd|
g2b agf | ~e3 edB | d2g edB | AGF G2d |
g3 ged | ~e3 edB | d2g edB | ~A3 BAB |
~G3 EGD |~G3 B/c/dg |e2e dBG |AGF G2D |]

Ten comments

Mouse In the Mug

This is basically the Kevin Crawford version. He does it in a set with "Young Tom Ennis", "Mouse" being the 2nd tune.

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“The Sweet Flowers of Milltown” - 4 on the floor ~

Key signature: G Major
Submitted on May 12th 2004 by slainte.
https://thesession.org/tunes/2997

Is it? ~ Excuse me now as I switch into deep comtemplation…
: O

Sorry, I can’t find this tune on McElvogue’s own site.

Re: The Mouse In The Mug

@Jeremy That’s funny. I was drawn to this tune by that same video!

The Mouse In The Mug, X:3

An combination of the first two settings.