Ashley's Hornpipe (2)
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ASHLEY'S HORNPIPE . Scottish, Hornpipe. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Perhaps English in provenace. The melody appears in the 19th century music manuscript collection of William Mackie of Aberdeen. Mackie was a piper, and his collection includes settings for Highland pipes and Scottish small-pipes, as well as sections that appear to include tunes for flute and/or fiddle.