Annotation:Trip to Harrowgate (1) (A)

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X:1 T:Trip to Harrowgate [1], A M:6/8 L:1/8 N:Measure 4, ‘A’ part, can also be played |AED CB,A,| N:Measure 8, ‘B’ part, can also be played |AEC A,2:|| B:Thompson’s Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 2 (London, 1765) Z:Transcribed and edited by Fynn Titford-Mock, 2007 Z:abc’s:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:A E|Aec Aec|Bcd d3|cBA GAB|Aed cBA| Aec Ace|agf gfe|dBe fe^d|eBG E2:| |:e|e=gf edc|dBd f^ab|dfe dcB|cAc ega| fed cBA|GFE dBd|cBA BAG|Aec A2:||

TRIP TO HARROWGATE [1]. AKA - “Trip to Harragate.” English, Country Dance Tune (6/8 time). A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. One of the "missing tunes" from William Vickers' 1770 Northumbrian dance tune manuscript, it also appears in Thomas Hammersley’s c. 1790 London manuscript.

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Printed sources : - Ashton & Dyson, 1985 (A First Collection of Yorkshire Dance Music); pp. 1 and 4. Knowles (A Northern Lass), 1995; p. 24 (appears as “Trip to Harrogate”). Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 2), 1765; No. 15.

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