Rig-a-Jig

DESCRIPTION: "Rig-a-jij-jig and away we go, Away we go, Away we go; RIg-a-jig-jig and away we go. Heigh-ho, hiehg-ho, heigh-ho." Remaining lyrics are repetitions of these words
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1962 (BrownSchinhanV)
KEYWORDS: playparty nonballad
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
BrownSchinhanV, pp. 528-529, "RIg-a-Jig" (1 short text, 1 tune)
CROSS-REFERENCES:
cf. "Buffalo Gals" (lyrics)
NOTES: As Schinhan notes, some versions of "Buffalo Gals" contain some of these lyrics; this piece may be related, but the form looks different. In the absence of a longer text than BrownSchinhanV's, I am forced to split it. - RBW
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File: BrS5528

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