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BELVIDERE HORNPIPE. AKA and see "Miss Johnston (1)." Old-Time, Texas. USA, Texas. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Collector R.P. Christeson picked up the tune from a Texas fiddler who had learned it from Ryan's/Cole's. The tune is a variant of the Scottish/Irish "Miss Johnson (1)."
Source for notated version: Red Williams (Texas) [Christeson].
Printed sources: R.P. Christeson (Old Time Fiddlers Repertory, vol. 2), 1984; pp. 88-89. Cole (1000 Fiddle Tunes), 1940; p. 92. Ryan's Mammoth Collection, 1883; p. 127.