Douglas's Favorite Hornpipe

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X: 10633 T: DOUGLASS FAVORITE C: %R: reel B: Elias Howe "The Musician's Companion" Part 1 1842 p.63 #3 S: http://imslp.org/wiki/The_Musician's_Companion_(Howe,_Elias) Z: 2015 John Chambers <jc:trillian.mit.edu> N: Final notes lengthened to fix the rhythm. M: C| L: 1/8 K: G % - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - |:\ G2g>d edBG | G2g>d edBG | EGBG AGBG | DGBd cBAG | G2g>d edBG | G2g>d edBG | gfgd ecAF | G2G2 G4 :| |:\ B3c d2d2 | cBcd e2e2 | A3B cBcA | Ggfa g2g2 | dBdg eceg | fdfa gfge | dBdg ecAF | G2G2 G4 :| % - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -



DOUGLAS('S) FAVORITE HORNPIPE. AKA and see "Doug's Favorite," "Ice on the Pumphandle," "Mountain Hornpipe (1) (The)," "Mountains of Kerry (The)," "Reel Maginot," "Shape's Hornpipe" (Pa.), "Hopple's Tune" (Pa.), "Woody's Hornpipe." American, Hornpipe. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB (Cole, White): AB (Bayard). Bayard (1944) identifies this tune as a "quite well known dance air" generally known in published collections as "Douglas Favorite" or "The Mountain Hornpipe." In local Pennsylvania tradition the tune showed considerable variation. In notes to the tune in his 1981 book Bayard thought it "at least a little older than the mid-nineteenth century." See also J.O. LaMadeleine's version as "Reel Maginot," recorded in Montreal in 1939.DOUGLAS('S) FAVORITE HORNPIPE. AKA and see "Doug's Favorite," "Ice on the Pumphandle," "Mountain Hornpipe (1) (The)," "Mountains of Kerry (The)," "Reel Maginot," "Shape's Hornpipe" (Pa.), "Hopple's Tune" (Pa.), "Woody's Hornpipe." American, Hornpipe. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB (Cole, White): AB (Bayard). Bayard (1944) identifies this tune as a "quite well known dance air" generally known in published collections as "Douglas Favorite" or "The Mountain Hornpipe." In local Pennsylvania tradition the tune showed considerable variation. In notes to the tune in his 1981 book Bayard thought it "at least a little older than the mid-nineteenth century." See also J.O. LaMadeleine's version as "Reel Maginot," recorded in Montreal in 1939.


Additional notes
Source for notated version : - David P. Gilpin, Connellsville, September 22, 1943 (learned at Dunbar, Pennsylvania) [Bayard].

Printed sources : - Bayard (Hill Country Tunes), 1944; Nos. 81, 82, 83. Cazden (Dances from Woodland), 1955; p. 18. Cole (1000 Fiddle Tunes), 1940; p. 102. Ford (Traditional Music in America), 1940; p. 71. Harding's Original Collection, No. 11. Howe (First Part of the Musician's Companion), 1842; p. 63. Howe (School for the Violin), c. 1843; p. 34. Howe (Musician's Omnibus, No. 1), 1862; p.44. Saunders (New and Complete Instructor for the Violin), Boston, 1847; No. 35, p. 58. White's Unique Collection, 1896; No. 104, p. 19.






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