Opera Hornpipe (3)

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OPERA HORNPIPE [3]. Scottish, Hornpipe (cut time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The first strain is cognate with the first strain of an untitled hornpipe in The Woburn Fife Manuscript, a ms. collection inscribed with the the name Seth Johnson and "Woburn. April 20th day, 1807. I Bought this Book, 5:3." Entries were made between 1807 and as late as 1840.

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Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - Manson (Hamilton's Universal Tune Book, vol. 2), 1846; p. 82. Milne (Middleton’s Selection of Strathspeys, Reels &c. for the Violin), 1870; p. 43.

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