Margaret MacLachlan jig

Also known as Miss Margaret McLachlan.

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

Margaret MacLachlan has been added to 2 tune sets.

Margaret MacLachlan has been added to 23 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: Margaret MacLachlan
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
Add dcd|ede fef|gfg Bcd|ecA A2B|
Add dcd|ede fef|Bgf edc|1 d3 dcB:|2 d3 dfg||
afa ded|faf def|gfg Bcd|ecA A2g|
afa ded|faf def|gfg edc|d3 dfg|
afa ded|faf def|gfg Bcd|efd cBA|
Add dcd|ede fef|Bgf edc|d3 d2B||
2
X: 2
T: Margaret MacLachlan
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
FG|:Add dcd|ede fd/e/f|gfg Bcd|ecA AFG|
Add dcd|ede fef|Bgf edc|1 Adc dcB:|2 Adc dfg||
afa ded|f/g/af def|gfg Bcd|ecA Afg|
afa ded|faf def|ge/f/g edc|Adc dfg|
afa ded|f/g/af def|gfg Bcd|efd cdB|
Add dcd|ede fef|Bgf edc|Adc dcB||
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Three comments

Margaret MacLachlan (jig)

I learned this simple little Scots pipe jig from Hamish Moore’s recording. According to the notes, he found it in "Ross’s Pipe Music" published in 1885.

Nice tune Kieran—I’ve taken some small liberties with it; works well on banjo.

X: 1
T: Margaret MacLachlan
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: D
FG|:Add dcd|ede fd/e/f|gfg Bcd|ecA AFG|
Add dcd|ede fef|Bgf edc|1 Adc dcB:|2 Adc dfg||
afa ded|f/g/af def|gfg Bcd|ecA Afg|
afa ded|faf def|ge/f/g edc|Adc dfg|
afa ded|f/g/af def|gfg Bcd|efd cdB|
Add dcd|ede fef|Bgf edc|Adc dcB||

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