T: The Long Room At Scarborough
R: slip jig
|:G2G GBG Bcd| G2G GBG AFD| G2G GBG Bcd| EFE EFG AFD:|
|:g2g gag fed| g2g gfg afd| g2g gag fed| efg dBG AFD:|
|:BGB BGB c2d| BGB BGB AFD| BGB BGB c2d| EFE EFG AFD:|
Also known as Casks Of Brandy, Long Room In Scarborough, The Long Room In Scarborough, Long Room Of Scarborough, The Long Room Of Scarborough, Miss Butler’s Fancy.
There are 5 recordings of this tune.
The Long Room At Scarborough has been added to 28 tunebooks.
Nice 3 part slip jig from the north of England. It appears in a number of manuscripts including the Jackson m/s (1798) from Burton Leonard in North Yorkshire.
The first two parts of this tune appear in Peter Kennedy’s Traditional Dance Music of Britain and Ireland (Slip Jigs & Waltzes) under the title Miss Butler’s Fancy.