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X:1 T:Shipdham Hornpipe M:C| L:1/8 R:Hornpipe D:Topic Records ‎TSCD607, Walter & Daisy Bulwer – “English Country Music” (2000. Originally recorded 1962). S:Walter Bulwer (1888-c. 1972, Shipdham, Near Theford, Norfolk) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G f|g2 G2 GAGE|D2G2 GAGF|E2A2 ABAG|FGAB cdef| g2G2 GAGE|D2G2 GBAG|FGAB cdef |g2g2g2:| |:Bc|d2ge dege|d2d2d2|cB|Aafe Aafe|Aafe d2 Bc| dege dege|d^cde d2 cB|Aafe ddef|g2g2g2:|]



SHIPDHAM HORNPIPE, THE. English, Hornpipe (cut time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Recorded by Walter Bulwer (1888-c. 1972), a multi-instrumentalist from Shipdham, Norfolk, England. The ‘A’ part of the tune is shared with “<incipit title="load:break" width=850 link="https://tunearch.org/wiki/Breakdown (The)">Breakdown (The)</incipit>” in Kerr’s Merry Melodies, vol. 4 (c. 1880’s; No. 238).

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : -Callaghan (Hardcore English), 2007; p. 24.

Recorded sources: -Topic Records ‎12T240, Walter & Daisy Bulwer - "Bocastle Breakdown" (1974. Various artists). Topic Records ‎TSCD607, Walter & Daisy Bulwer – “English Country Music” (2000. Originally recorded 1962). Topic Records, Walter Bulwer - "Rig-A-Jig-Jig: Dance Music Of The South Of England (The Voice Of The People: Vol.9)" (2000).



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