Suckey’s Delight jig

Also known as Suckeys Delight, Sukey’s Delight.

Suckey's Delight has been added to 6 tunebooks.

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One setting

1
X: 1
T: Suckey's Delight
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:g2f e2d|efg d3|c2B A2G|ABG FED|
g2f e2d|efg d2c|BGB AFA|G3 G3:|
|:B2C d2=f|e2d c2B|A2B c2e|d2c B2A|
G2A B2d|c2B A2G|FAG FED|FAG FED|
dBg ecg|dBg ecg|BGB AFA|G3 G3:|

Four comments

Suckey’s (or maybe Sukey’s?) delight

.. this is the transcription from JJ of the tune as mentioned by Dave Ball in the comments to this tune:

https://thesession.org/tunes/8341

Also to be found in Thompson’s Compleat Collection of Country Dances c.1770, as Suckeys Delight.

1st bar of the B part - surely C should be octave above?