Hornpipe by Morgan (1)

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HORNPIPE BY MORGAN [1]. English, Hornpipe. England, Northumberland. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune is printed with only two sharps in Vickers' original manuscript [1]. The melody is one of three unnamed hornpipes attributed to 'Morgan' in the manuscript. One named tune, "Shuttler's Hornpipe" is also attributed to Morgan, about whom nothing is known.

Source for notated version: William Vickers' 1770 Northumbrian music manuscript collection [Seattle].

Printed sources: Seattle (Great Northern/William Vickers), 1987, Part 2; No. 380.

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