Parisot's Hornpipe

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X:1 T:Parisot's Hornpipe M:C L:1/8 R:Hornpipe Q:"Allegro" B:Thomas Wilson - Companion to the Ball Room (1816, p. 136) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G B>A|G>FG>A B>AB>G|c>dc>B A2 B>A|G>FG>A B>AB>G|A>GF>E D2 B>A| G>FG>A B>AB>G|c>dc>B A2 d>c|B>dG>B A>cF>A|G2G2G2|| A>G|F>GE>F D2 c>B|A>BG>A F2 e>d|cAed cAed|cBcB cAGF| G>FG>A B>AB>G|c>dc>B A2 d>c|B>dG>B A>cF>A|G2G2G2||

PARISOTT'S. AKA and see "Madam Parisott's Hornpipe," "Whiskey Barrel." AKA – “Parasott.” English, American; Hornpipe. C Major (Cole, Ryan): D Major (Harding): G Major (O’Neill, Wilson). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune was published in America by George P. Knauff under the title "Whiskey Barrel" in his Virginia Reels, volume I (Baltimore, 1839). Originally "Madam Parisott's Hornpipe," by the middle of the nineteenth century the title had typically been abbreviated to "Parisott Hornpipe." See note for "Madam Parisott's Hornpipe" for more.

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - copied from Wilson’s Companion to the Ballroom (1816) [O’Neill].

Printed sources : - Cole (1000 Fiddle Tunes), 1940; p. 110. Hardings All Round Collection, 1905; No. 42, p. 12. Elias Howe (First Part of the Musician's Companion), 1842; p. 60. O’Neill (Waifs and Strays of Gaelic Melody), 1922; No. 330. Ryan’s Mammoth Collection, 1883; p. 146 (appears as “Parasott”).

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