Come Ashore Jolly Tar with Your Trousers On

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Come Ashore Jolly Tar with Your Trousers On

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 Also known as    Cuckoo (The), Cuckoo's Nest (4) (The), Come Ashore, Come Ashore Jolly Tar and Your Trowsers On, Trousers On (The), Jacky Tar, Spealadoir (An), Reaper (The), I do confess thou art sae fair
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England, Ireland
 Genre/Style    English, Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AABBCC, AABBCCDD
 Editor/Compiler    James Aird
 Book/Manuscript title    Selection of Scotch English Irish and Foreign Airs vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 190, p. 66
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1782
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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Tune annotations


X:1 
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T:Come ashore Jolly Tar & your Trousers on
M:C
L:1/8
R:Reel
B:Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 1 (1782, No. 190, p. 66)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:Emin
BA|GFGE g2 fe|dBGB c2 TBA|GFGE DEFA|d2A2A2 TBA|
GFGE g2 fe|dBGB c2 BA|GFGE DEFA|G2E2E2:|
|:Bd|e3f efge|d2B2B2 AB|d^cde defe|d2A2A2 Bd|
edef g2 Tfe|dBGB c2BA|GFGE DEFA|G2E2E2:|
|:GA|BGEG BGEG|BAGF E2 TFG|AFDF AFDF|AGFE D2 TEF|
GFGF Egfe|dBGB AcBA|GFGE DEFA|G2E2E2:|
|:Bd|edef efge|d2B2 BAB^c |dcde defe|d2A2A2 Bd|
edef egfe|dBGB AcBA|GFGE DEFA|G2E2E2:|]
X:1
%
T:Gone ashore jolly Tar’s with your trousers on
M:C|
L:1/8
R:Hornpipe
S:John Rook music manuscript collection (Waverton, Cumbria, 1840, p. 197)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:G
BA|GFGE g2 fe|dBGB c2 BA|GFGE DEFG|d2 A2A2 BA|
GFGE g2 fe|dBGB c2 BA|GFGE DEFA|G2E2E2:|
|:Bd|e3f efge|d2B2B2 AB|dcde defe|d2 A2A2 Bd|
Edef g2 fe|dBGB c2 cB|GFGE DEFA|G2E2E2:|
|:GA|BGEG BGEG|BAGF E2 FG|AFDF AFDF|AGFE D2 EF|
GFGE Dgfe|dBGB AcBA|GFGE DEFA|G2E2E2:|
|:Bd|edef efge|d2 B2 BABc|dcde defe|d2A2A2 Bd|
edef egfe|dBGB AcBA|GFGE DEFA|G2E2E2:|]
X:2
%
T:Come Ashore Jolly Tar with your Trousers On
T:Jacky Tar
T:Cuckoo's Nest
M:4/4
L:1/8
C:As played by John Adams
S:18th C London Stage Hornpipe
A:England
H:18th C London Stage Hornpipe
Z:John Adams
K:G
BA | GFGE g2 fe | dBGB d2 cB | AGFE D2 d^c | d2 A2 A2 BA | 
GFGE g2 fe| dBGB d2 cB | AGFE DEFA |1G2 E2 E2:|2 G2 E2 E4|
||: e2 ef g2 fe | d2 B2B3 B |  ABde faef | d2 A2 A2 Bd | 
e2 ef g2 fe | dBGB d2 cB | AGFE DEFA|1 G 2 E2 E4 :|2 G2E2 E2 GA ||
|: BGEG BAGF | E6 FG| AFDF AFDF | AGFE D2EF | 
GF GE g2 fe | dBGB d2 cB | AGFE DEFA |1G2 E2 E2 EG :|2 G2 E2 E2 ||
X:2
%
T:Come Ashore, Jolly Tar, Your Trousers On
M:C
L:1/8
R:Hornpipe
S:Frank Kidson - Old English Country Dances (1890)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:Dmin
AG|FEFD f2 ed|cAFA c2 BA|GFED C2 cB|c2 G4 AG|
FEFD f2 ed|cAFA c2 BA|GFED C2 EG|F2D2D2:|
|:Ac|d2e2f2 ed|c2A2 A3c|GAcd egde|c2G2G2 AG|
FEFD f2 ed|cAFD c2 BA|GFED C2 EG|F2D2D2:|
|:FG|AFDF AGFE|D4 z2 EF|GECE cEDE|GFED C2 Ac|
dcde f2 ed|cAFA c2 BA|GFED C2 EG|F2D2D2:||

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