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Shepherd's Wife (The)

Shepherd's Wife (The)

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 Theme code Index   1351H 6521
 Also known as    Hesitation Waltz
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    3 flats
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 Structure    AAB, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Niel & Nathaniel Gow
 Book/Manuscript title    Fourth Collection of Niel Gow's Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 22
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1800
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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X:1 T:Shepherd's Wife, The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Lively" B:William Napier - Selection of Scots Songs, vol. 3 (1794, p. 29) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Eb P:"Vocal air" V:1 B,|E2F G2A|B2e {e}d2B|(cd) e (BA) G|(FG) E {E}D2B,| E2F G2A|B2e {e}d2B|(Bc) e f>e d|e3 E2|| e|g>ag (f>e)d |(e>f) e e d B|(cd) e (BA) G|(EF) E D2B,| g>a g (fe) d|(e>f) e {e}d>c B|(c>d) e f>e d|e3 E2|| P:"Violin part by Haydn" V:2 B,|E2D E2F|G2G F2E |E3- EDE|C3 B,2z| G,/B,/E/B,/A,/B,/ G,/B,/E/B,/A,/B,/|G,/B,/E/B,/G/E/ GF B,/E/|C/E/D/F/E/G/ [CF]z[A,D]|[G,E][G,E][G,E] [G,2E2]|| z|EGB DFB|CG=A B2G|_A3 GFE|A,2 =A, B,2z| [G3e3] [Fe]d[Fd]|([Ed]c)[Ec] ([Dc]B) _D/B/|C/B/A/=D/E/G/ A,/F/G,/E/A,/D/|E/B,/G,/B,/G,/B,/ G,2||

X:1 T:Shepherd’s Wife, The M:6/8 L:1/8 Q:"Slow, with expression" B:Gow – Fourth Collection of Niel Gow’s Reels (1800) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Eb B,|~E2F ~G2A|~B2e (ed).B|c>de {c}BAG|(FG)>E {E}E>DB,| ~E2F ~G2A|~B2e (ed).B|Tc>de {g}(fe).d|{d}e3 e2:| |:e/f/|~g>a g2 (gf).d|e>fe {e}d2B|Tc>de {c}BAG|(FG).E TD>CB,| ~g>ag {g}f2b|~e>fe {e}d2g|Tc>de {g}fed|{d}e3 d2:|]

X:1 T:Shippards Wife, The, an auld Highland Air M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Very Slow" B:Robert Petrie – Third Collection of Strathspey Reels (1802, p. 11) N:Dedicated to Francis Garden Esq. Junior of Troup by N:Robert Petrie at Kirkmichael. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Eb B,|E2F G2A|{G}B2e d2c|c>de BAG|FGE DCB,| E2F G2A|B2e d2B|c>de {g}fed|eee e2:| |:ef|g>ag fed|e>fe d2B| c>de BAG|FGE DCB,| g>ag f2b|e>fe d2g|c>de {g}fed|[G3B3e3]-[G2B2e2]e/f/| g>ag fed|e>fe d2B|c>de BAG|FGE DCB,| E2F G2A|B2e edc|c>de fed|[GBd][GBd][GBd] [G2B2d2]||

X:1 T:Rose Bud my My Early Walk, A T:Shepherd’s Wife M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air B:Smith – “Scottish Minstrel, vol. 2” (1820-24, p. 20) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D C|D2E F2G|A2d dc A|Bc d AG F|EF D {D}C2A,| D2E F2G|A2d dc A|Bc d ed c|d3 D2||d/e| f2f e>d c|d2d dc A|Bc d AG F|EF D {D}C2A| f2f ed c|de d c2A|Bc d ed c|d3 D2||