Scotia Girl Hornpipe
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SCOTIA GIRL HORNPIPE, THE. American, Hornpipe (2/4 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Composed by Ralph Page (1903-1985, New Hampshire), the “dean of the contra dance callers,” and a seminal figure in New England traditional dance and music for 40 years (see www.izaak.unh.edu/nhltmd/pagehome.htm). It was first published in Page’s periodical Northern Junket, vol. 8, No. 4, 1965 where it was the suggested accompaniment for the dance Jenny Nettles ("an old timer, not recommended for beginner groups").