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:http://www.farnearchive.com/show_images.asp?id=R0312803&image=1 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 "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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