Annotation:Shields Hornpipe (The)

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X:1 T:Shealds Hornpipe T:Shields Hornpipe, The L:1/8 M:3/2 R:Triple Hornpipe B:William Vickers' 1770 music manuscript collection (Northumberland) N: Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D AFDF AFDF G2E2|AFDF ABcd e2E2|AFDF AFDF G2f2|gfed Adce d2D2:| |:ecAc ecAc d2B2|ecAc efga b2B2|ecAc ecAc d2f2|gfed Adce d2D2:|

SHIELDS HORNPIPE, THE. AKA - "Shealds Hornpipe." AKA and see "Black Mary's Hole," "Black Mary Hornpipe (2)." English, “Old” or Triple Hornpipe (3/2 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune was earlier printed in London in John Walsh's and Daniel Wright's collection as "Black Mary's Hole." See note for "annotation:Black Mary Hornpipe (2) for more.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - William Vickers' 1770 music manuscript collection (Northumberland) [Seattle].

Printed sources : - Offord (John of the Greeny Cheshire Way), 1985; p. 14. Seattle (Great Northern/William Vickers, Part III), 1987; No. 436.

Recorded sources: -

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