Annotation:Cuckold Come Out of the Amrey

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X:1 T:Cuckold Come Out o' the Amrey M:C L:1/8 R:Reel S:Bruce & Stokoe - Northumbrian Minstrelsy (1882) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G A/B/c/A/ c>d e>deg|GG B>c d/B/A/G/ B/c/d/B/|A/B/c/A/ c>d e>deg|dB/A/ gB A2e2 :| |:g>ecg ec e/f/g/e/|d/c/B/A/ Gd BG B/c/d/B/|g/f/e/d/ c/d/e/f/ gc e/f/g/e/|dc/B/ gB A2e2:|

CUCKOLD COME OUT OF THE AMREY. AKA and see "Struan Robertson's Rant (1)," "Red Haired Girl of Tulloch (The)." English, Reel. England, Northumberland. A Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB (Raven, Bruce & Stokoe): AABBCCDDEEFFGG (Peacock). A Northumbrian retitling of the Scottish tune "Struan Robertson." The melody is related to the "Óró Welcome Home" family of tunes, which includes "Bonaparte Crossing the Alps" (Bayard version), "Diamond (The)," and "Battle Call of the Fianna."

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Printed sources : - Bruce & Stokoe (Northumbrian Minstrelsy), 1882; p. 183. Peacock (Peacock's Tunes), c. 1805; No. 27, p. 10. Raven (English Country Dance Tunes), 1984; p. 141.

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