J. Turnbull’s Compliments to J. Manson
X:1 T:J. Turnbull’s Compliments to J. Manson M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey C:J. Turnbull B:Manson – Hamilton’s Universal Tune Book vol. 1 (1853, p. 158) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Bb "Slowly"B|:F<D D>E F>G F<B|F<D D>E F<B d2|c<G c>d c<G c>d| e>c e/d/c/B/ A<c cd:|B>Fd>f B>fdb|g<ec>B AF e>c| B>fd>f B>fdb|a/g/f/=e/ fc d<BB>c|d<Bf>d a>fg>f| e<Ge>d c>B A<F|B<F B>d c>e db|a/g/f/=e/ fc d<B Bd||
J. TURNBULL'S COMPLIMENTS TO J. MANSON. Scottish, Strathspey. B Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. The tune was composed by John Turnbull in honor of James Manson, the editor of Hamilton's Universal Tune Book, vol. 1 and 2. Turnbull composed several tunes that were included in Manson's collections.