Wilson's Hornpipe

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X:1 T:Wilson's Hornpipe N:Transcribed by Frank Maloy, based on the version by Clark N: Kessinger on County LP 747 M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stephen F. Davis - Devil's Box vol. 13 No. 4, Dec. 1979 (p. 42) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G B,A,|"G"G,B,DB, "C"CDEC|"G"DFGD "D7"FGAc|"G"BAGB "D7"AGFA|"G"GBAG EGDB,| "G"G,B,DB, "C"CDEC|"G"DFGD "D7"FGAc|"G"BAGB "D7"AGFA|"G"[G2B2][G2B2] [G2B2]B,A,| "G"G,B,DB, "C"CDEC|"G"DFGD "D7"FGAc|"G"BAGB "D7"AGFD|"G"GBAG EGDB,| "G"G,B,DB, "C"CDEC|"G"DFGD "D7"FGAc|"G"BAGB "D7"AGFA|"G"G2 G2-G3f|| "G"g2 [d2g2] [d2g2]ef|g2[d2g2] [d2g2]fg|"D7"a2d2 d2fg|a2d2 d2ef| "G"gfgd efge|"C"dgef gfge|"D7"fged BGAd|"G"B2 G4 gf| "G"g2d2 d2ef|g2[d2g2] [d2g2]fg|"D7"a2d2 d2fg|a2d2 d2ef| "G"gfgd efge|"C"dgef g2g2|"D7"+slide+c'4 fa3|"G"g6||

WILSON'S HORNPIPE. American, Reel (2/4 or cut time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. "Wilson's Hornpipe" is similar in the opening bars to J.P. Fraley's "Miller's Reel (2)," but it is not a cognate tune.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Stephen F. Davis (The Devil's Box, vol. 13, No. 4, Dec. 1979; p. 42.

Recorded sources : - County 747, Clark Kessinger - "Sweet Bunch of Daisies" (1966). Ivy Creek ICR 201, Tommy Hunter - "Say Old Man can You Play the Fiddle" (1992). June Appal JA 007, Tommy Hunter - "Deep in Tradition" (1976).

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