Sheet Music: Jenny of the Green

TitleJenny of the Green
Alternate titlesJaney of the Green
ComposerTraditional English
InstrumentationFlute solo
KeyG major
RangeD4–D6
Time signature2/4
Tempo80 BPM
Performance time0:25
Difficulty levelintermediate
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Date added2013-08-27
Last updated2013-08-27
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Dance tunes, Traditional/Folk

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Tuesday 27 August 2013

Tune of the Day: Jenny of the Green

Traditional English tune

This country dance tune first appeared in print in John Hinton’s Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure (London, 1757), followed by John Johnson’s 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 8 (London, 1758). It also appears as “Janey on the Green” in the 1770 music manuscript collection of Northumbrian musician William Vickers.