Annotation:Sir George Rodney's March

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X:1 T:Sir George Rodney's March T:Admiral Howe's March N:The tune was printed by Aird in 1796 as N:"Admiral Howe's March" M:C L:1/8 C:George Muschett B:Manson – Hamilton’s Universal Tune Book vol. 1 (1854, p. 145) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D F>E|D2 F>D A2 c>A|d2 d>d d2e2|f>dg>e f2 ed|e2 e>e e2 F>E| D2 F>D A2 c>A|d2 f>d e2 g>e|fe/f/ {a}gf/e/ d2e2|d2 d>d d2:| |:A>d|e2 e>e e>fge|f2 d>d d2A2|d2 f>d e2 g>f|e>dc>B A>GF>E| D2 F>D A2 c>A|d2 f>d e2 g>e|fe/f/ {a}gf/e/ d2e2|d2 d>d d2:|]

SIR GEORGE RODNEY'S MARCH. AKA and see "Admiral Howe’s March." Scottish, March (whole time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The march is attributed to George Muschett by James Manson in Hamilton's Universal Tune Book vol. 1 (1854, p. 145). However, it had been printed more than fifty years earlier by Glasgow musician James Aird in his Selections of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 5 (1796) as "Admiral Howe’s March."

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Printed sources : - Manson (Hamilton’s Universal Tune Book vol. 1), 1854; p. 145.

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