Jackson’s jig

Also known as Brendan Mulvihill’s, The Frolicking Pig, Jackson’s Choice, Jackson’s Dream.

There are 5 recordings of a tune by this name.

Jackson's has been added to 24 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Jackson's
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
DED DdB |AGF FdB |AGF dAF |E3/2E/E GFE |
DED DdB |AGF FdB |AGF BGE |DED D z A, |
DED DdB |AGF dcB |AGF (dA)F |E/E/EE GFE |
DED dcB |AGF dcB |AGF BGE |DED Dag |
fed dA[BG] |efe efg |fed d(AB) |(de)d dBA |
fed dAB |efe efg |a3 gec |d/d/dd d z e |
fed dA[GB] |efe efg |fed d(AB) |(de)d dBA |
fed dAB |efe efg |afd gec |fdB AFE |
D/D/DD DdB |AGF [A,F] z B |AGF dAF |E3/2E/E GFE |
DED dcB |AGF dcB |AGF BGE |DED A,A,/A,/A, |
DED DdB |AGF [FA,] z B |AGF dAF |E3/2E/E GFE |
DED DdB |AGF FdB |AGF BGE |DED Dag |
fed dA[GB] |efe efg |fed d(AB) |(de)d dBA |
fed dAB |efe efg |a2 a gec |dfe d z e |
fed dA[GB] |efe efg |fed d(AB) |(de)d dBA |
fed dAB |efe efg |a2 a gec |dfe d2 z |]

Two comments

Jackson’s Jig

I heard this played by Brendan Mulvihill on a CD from Cape Breton Island, Canada called "Celtic Colours 2000"

Josephine Keegan includes an abridged setting of this tune, under the title ‘Jackson’s Choice’, in her 2004 tune collection "A Drop in the Ocean".

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