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 Theme code Index    1H1H2H2H 1H61H5H
 Also known as    Astley's (Hornpipe), Drumley's Ride, Ashley's Ride, Leslie's Hornpipe, Ashley's Flag (2)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Ed Harding
 Book/Manuscript title    Harding's All-Round Collection
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 2, p. 1
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1905
 Artist    
 Title of recording    The Village Green: Dance Music of Old Strubridge Village
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    North Star Records NS0038
 Year recorded    
 Media    
Astley's Ride
Played by: The Black Smock Band
Source: Soundcloud - https://soundcloud.com/the-black-smock-band
 Score   (1)   
Astley's Ride






X:1 T:Astley's Ride M:2/4 L:1/8 K:D |:(a/f/)|dd dc/d/|ee e(f/e/)|d/c/B/A/ Bc|d/e/f/g/ a/g/f/e/| dd d(c/d/)| ee e(f/e/)|d/c/B/A/ Bc|(d2 d):| |:A|ff f(e/f/) | gg g(b/g/)| ee e(d/e/)| ff f/g/a/f/| dd dc/d/|ee ef/e/|d/c/B/A/ Bc|(d2 d):||


X:2 T:Ashley's Flag [2] M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Country Dance Tune S:John Rook music manuscript collection (1840, p. 30) N:Rook was a multi-instrumentalist from Waverton, near Wigton, Cumbria N:The tune is “Astley’s Ride” Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D a/f/|dd dc/d/|ee ef/e/|d/c/B/A/ Bc|d/e/f/g/ a/g/f/e/| dd dc/d/|ee eg/e/|d/c/B/A/ B/d/c/e/|ddd:| |:d/e/|ff fe/f/|gg gb/g/|ee ed/e/|ff fa/f/| dd dc/d/|ee eg/e/|d/c/B/A/ B/d/c/e/|ddd:|]

X:1 T:Astly’s Hornpipe T:Astley’s Ride M:C L:1/8 R:Hornpipe B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 3, c. 1883, No. 27, p. 8) B: http://grier.itma.ie/book-three#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=7&z=155.5471%2C290.5714%2C3311.2468%2C1281.9895 N:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894) was a piper and fiddler from N:Newpark, Bohey, Gortletteragh, south Co. Leitrim. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D AB/c/|d2d2d2 cd|e2e2e2 fe|dcBA B2c2|d2f2 A2 af| d2d2d2 cd|e2e2e2 fe|dcBA B2c2|d3 d3|| f2f2f2 ef|g2g2g2 bg|e2e2e2de|f2f2 fgaf| d2d2d2 cd|e2e2 egfe|dcBA B2c2|d3 d3||