T:Lancaster Lasses. PFD3.089, The
W:Longways for as many as will.
B:Playford, Dancing Master Vol 3, 2nd Ed, c1726
Z:village music project Mike Hicken 2015
N: This sounds very odd as shown in the original.
N: http://andyhornby.net/Andys20top2010.html has it in K:DDor
N:as does http://richardrobinson.tunebook.org.uk/Tune/1584 (as a minuet).
N: * These notes are shown with a flat sign in the original.
N: ** This is shown as Eb in the orininal which was the convention at the time.
"Key as shown, see NB"d>^cd A2d|e>de A2e|f>gf e2d|^c>de A3|f>ef c2f|g>fg c2g|a>gf c>fe|f6|
a2c c>dc|c3B3|g2"*"_B B>cB|"*"_B3 A2f|(f2"**"=e) (e2d)|(d2^c) d2e|f>ed A>d^c|d6 |]
W: Note: Each Strain twice.
W: The first Man Sett to the second Woman and turn her, and then her Partner .| The first Woman
W: do the same with the second Man and his Partner :| Then first Man change places with the second
W: Woman and the first Woman with the second Man, and all four move round into their own places .|
W: Then first Couple cross over and go the Figure of Eight between the second Couple :|