John Barleycorn

This dance is an adaptation of the Bampton-style dance composed in the mid-1970s by John Dexter for the Binghamton Morris Men. We've substituted “up capers” for the sidestep left & right of the original; otherwise this is pretty much a straight lift.

Tune: John Barleycorn Is A Hero Bold

X:1
T:John Barleycorn
T:John Barleycorn Is A Hero Bold
H:Whiskey Rebellion adaptation of John Dexter's Bampton-style dance.
A:Bucknell
P:A(ABC)3A
M:4/4
L:1/4
K:G
Q:150
P:A
d | g g (f/e/) d | e e (d/c/) B | B>c B A | G3 d |
g g (f/e/) d | e e (d/c/) B | B>c B A | G3 |]
P:B
G | A B ^c A | d e f2 | g g f e | d3 d |
g g(f/e/) d | e e (d/c/) B | B>c B A | G3 |]
P:C
z | g2 g2 | f e d2 | e2 e2 | d c B2 |
G A B c | d e f2 | g2 (f/e/) f | g3 |]
dances/bucknell/john_barleycorn.txt · Last modified: 2010/01/24 13:02 (external edit)