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Feg For A Kiss (A)

“A Feg For A Kiss” is one of the rare tunes on Tunes From Doolin not to have any connection with Doolin, I just learned it because I liked it.

I heard it from the playing of accordion player Bryan O’Leary, who cites Paddy Cronin as the source. It is a very old tune that appears as “A Feg For A Kiss” in Robert Bremner’s 1757 collection, and probably is a version of the more famous slip jig “A Fig For A Kiss”.

X:1
T:Feg For A Kiss, A
T:Paddy Cronin’s
R:Slip Jig
M:9/8
L:1/8
K:Emin
E2B BGE BGE|FDF AFd AFD|EFG ABc BGE|e2B AGF E2B,|
E2B BGE BGE|FDF AFd AFD|EFG ABc BGE|e2B AGF E2d||
eBe geg bge|dAd fdf afd|eBe geg bge|gfe Be^d e2d|
eBe geg bge|dAd fdf afd|g2e edB BAF|d2B AGF E2D||

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