The Humours Of Winnington jig

Also known as The Humors Of Winnington.

There are 3 recordings of this tune.

The Humours Of Winnington has been added to 13 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Humours Of Winnington
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
G2B dBB|ecc dBB|G2B dBB|AGA BGE|
G2B dBB|ecc dBB|gfe dcB|AGA BGE:|
g2a bgg|aga bge|g2a bgg|gfe dBG|
g2a bgg|aga bge|gfe dcB|AGA BGE:|

Three comments

Source: An Irish Jubilee by Cathal McConnell And Robin Morton
Transcription: gmp

Irish Jubilee

Just re-discovered this mighty little album, to which I haven’t listened for too long. Great jig, also.

The Humours Of Winnington X: 1

This setting is almost identical as the tune published in P.W. Joyce’s Old Irish Music and Songs (1909), p. 339, no. 677. Joyce wrote : “From Mr. MacDowell. Winnington or Winningtown is in Wexford.”
The Fiddler’s Companion notices that the B part is shared with The Humours of Ballinaraheen (