Annotation:Mr. Preston's Hornpipe (1)

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X:24 T:Mr. Preston's Hornpipe A:London, England Q:1/2=110 M:3/2 L:1/4 S:T.Marsden, Collection of Lancashire HPs, 1705 Z:Village Music Project + Pete Stewart, 2004 <> K:G a2g2e2|ae2d/c/ B/c/d/B/|a2g2e2|gd2GB/c/d/B/|| Ae2Ac2|Ae2AB/c/d/B/|Ae2Ac2|Bg2dB/c/d/B/|| a/e3/2f/ d3/2 e/c3/2|ae2d/c/ B/c/d/B/|\ a/e3/2f/ d3/2e/c3/2|gd2G/B/c/d/B/|| Aec/d/e/c/ Ae|Ae2d/c/ B/c/d/B/|Aec/d/e/c/Ae|dg2dB/c/d/B/|| Aac/d/e/c/Aa|Aac/d/e/c/Ag|Aac/d/e/c/Aa|gd2GB/c/d/B/|| Aa2ec/d/e/c/|Aa2dB/c/d/B/|Aa2ec/d/e/c/|Bg2dB/c/d/B/|| Aec/d/e/c/ Ae|c/d/e/c/AeB/c/d/B/|Aec/d/e/c/Ae|dfdGB/c/d/B/|| AaecAa|Aac/d/e/c/Bg|AaecAa|gdBGB/c/d/B/|| Ac2deA|ceAdB/c/d/B/|Ac2ded/c/|BgdGB/c/d/B/|| a/g/f/e/ f/e/d/c/ d/c/B/A/|ae2d/c/ B/c/d/B/|\ a/g/f/e/ f/e/d/c/ d/c/B/A/|gd2GB/c/d/B/|| Ae2Ac>B|Ae2AB/c/d/B/|Ae2Ac2|Bg2dB/c/d/B/|]

MR. PRESTON' HORNPIPE [1]. English, Old Hornpipe (3/2 time). A Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABCDEFGHIJK. An excerpt from this Lancashire hornpipe appears in John Offord's article "Lancashire and Cheshire Hornpipes" (English Dance and Song, Summer 1990, 52{2}).

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - Thomas Marsden's 1705 collection [Offord].

Printed sources : - Thomas Marsden (Collection of Original Lancashire Hornpipes, Old and New), 1705; No. 24 (printed in London by Henry Playford). John Offord (John of the Green: Ye Cheshire Way), 1985, p. 8.

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