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X:1 T:Kirk's Hornpipe M:C| L:1/8 R:Hornpipe B:Milne – Middleton’s Selection of Strathspeys, Reels &c. for the Violin (1870, p. 42) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D (AG)|FGAF D2d2|cdec A2f2|gfed B2 (ed)|c2A2A2 (AG)| FGAF D2d2|cdec A2f2|gfed cdce|d2 [F2d2][F2d2]:| |:(fg)|afdf a2a2|gece g2g2|fedc d2 (ed)|c2A2A2 (fg)| afdf a2a2|gece g2g2|fedc Bdce|d2 [F2d2][F2d2]:|]

KIRK'S HORNPIPE. AKA and see "Soft Side Hornpipe," "York Hornpipe (1)," "West End (The)." Scottish, Hornpipe (cut time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune was entered into the c. 1850 music manuscript collection of Manchester, England, musician John Roose as "Birks", "Kirkgate" or "Soft Side Hornpipe."

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Honeyman (Strathspey, Reel and Hornpipe Tutor), 1898; p. 46. Milne (Middleton’s Selection of Strathspeys, Reels &c. for the Violin), 1870; p. 42.

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