Snipe II’s Fancy

Key: A mix*

Form: Jig (?)

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MP3*: (Played by Pam Bockes on mandolin)

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P. 1

P. 2







Sheet Music in PDF*:
Snipe II’s Fancy – page 1
Snipe II’s Fancy – page 2

YouTube:  (Gordon Bok playing the melody and Cindy Kallet playing harmony)

Source: Cindy Kallet (copyright)

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Region: USA, New England

*Notes: Cindy played it as AABBCCADDA.  Cindy says the tune is one of two she wrote about baby boa constrictors born in 1979, because there haven’t been enough tunes written for reptiles….. Susan Reid played it in D and says it fits on the fiddle in that key.