Young Collins (2)

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YOUNG COLLINS [2]. English, Morris Dance Tune (2/2 or 4/4 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB (x5), AA (Bacon, Mallinson/Longborough). Collected from the villages of Longborough in England's Cotswolds. The opening is similar to "Young Collins (1)," but the tune subsequently diverges.

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Bacon (A Handbook of Morris Dances), 1974; pp. 255, 281. Mallinson (Mally's Cotswold Morris Book, vol. 1), 1988; No. 14, p. 13 and no. 50, p. 31.

Recorded sources:

See also listing at:
See the Goucester Morris Men perform the tune on youtube.com [1]
See an excellent article on the Longborough tradition [2]




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