The Highland Laddie jig

There are 7 recordings of this tune.

The Highland Laddie has been added to 21 tunebooks.

Download ABC

One setting

1
X: 1
T: The Highland Laddie
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
D|D>ED F>GF|A>BA {de}f2 d|dBF G>AB|A>GF FED|
D>ED A>BA|d>ed {fg}a2 f|fdA B>cd|A>BA F D2||
F2G Ad2|f>ed eAA|FAf {f}e2d|c2d eAA|
F2 d {d}c2B|A2 {ef}g f2 e|f>ed B>cd|A>BA F D2||

Two comments

Source

"Clio & Euterpe or British Harmony" Printed & Sold by John Welcker - London - First Volume, page 51
set by Mr Arne (Thomas Augustine Arne 1710 – 1778)

Is this a member of the Blue Bonnets O’er The Border / Carraroe family?