Here is my one bow version of how to play this tune. Please see Nozomi Nose's version much faster with two bows and guitar.... and Brenda Managan's two bow and cockatiel version...

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Comment by Gretchen on October 16, 2016 at 12:00am

Thank you, Gregg & Jean. This websitet is an incredible source.   I've been looking up songs all evening.

I have been so impressed with the generosity of psaltery players.

Comment by Gregg E. Schneeman & Jean Gaffey on October 15, 2016 at 10:32pm

 Hi Gretchen, I'd recommend "Folk Tune Finder" web site to see and hear multiple versions of pretty much any folk tune you can think of and more.

Comment by Gretchen on October 15, 2016 at 3:11pm

Brenda,  thanks for the info. I didn't notice the source info. I've downloaded the music. Now I have to learn it.

Comment by Brenda Mangan on October 15, 2016 at 2:50pm

Gretchen here is a source for the sheet music to "Swallowtail Jig"

Comment by Gretchen on October 15, 2016 at 12:55pm

Gregg, I love to watch you play. Would you share the sheet music for the Swallowtail Jig? 

Comment by Brenda Mangan on October 12, 2016 at 12:15pm

And thank you Nozomi, for mentioning my video. It is so enjoyable to hear the same tune and watch the different styles of playing. I learn so much from watching you and Gregg and others playing with such a variety of bowing styles. 

Comment by Nozomi Nose on October 10, 2016 at 8:07pm


Thank you very much for mentioning my video. 

Also, please take a look at the video by Brenda Mangan.


Comment by robert schuler on October 8, 2016 at 11:13am
I start with Swallowtail but usually end up with Cold frosty morning... Robert.

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