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X:1 T:Surry Hornpipe M:C| L:1/8 B:Edward Riley – “Riley’s Flute Melodies vol. 1” (New York, 1814, No. 311, p. 86) B: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G gd|B2B2 BdcA|G2 GA GA Bc|dBdB edcB|ABcA GFED| B2B2 Bd^ce|d2d2d2 A>G|FA dB AGFE|D2D2D2:| |:AB|c2 cd cBAB|cBAG GFED|DEFG ABcd|ecBA GFED| e2e2 efge |dBge dBGB|cedc BAGF|G2G2G2:|]

SURRY HORNPIPE. American, Hornpipe (cut time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody was printed in Edward Riley’s Riley's Flute Melodies vol. 1 (New York, 1814), and William Williams’ New and Complete Preceptor for the Fife (Utica, N.Y., 1826).

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Printed sources : - Elias Howe (Second Part of the Musician’s Companion), 1843; p. 48. Mattson & Walz (Old Fort Snelling Book for the Fife), 1974; p. 84. Edward Riley (Riley's Flute Melodies vol. 1), 1814; No. 311, p. 86.

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