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 Theme code Index    1H1H33 4453
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Arthur S. Robertson
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Hornpipe/Clog
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Murray Neil
 Book/Manuscript title    Scots Fiddle (The)
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 105
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1991
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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BERT MURRAY. Scottish, Hornpipe. D Major ('A' part) & G Major ('B' part). Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. This hornpipe was composed by Scottish fiddler Arthur S. Robertson in honor of Bert Murray (b. Aberdeen, 1913), a largely self-taught fiddler and composer of over 350 tunes. He has been a leading figure in traditional Scots fiddling in the latter 20th century.

Printed source: Neil (The Scots Fiddle), 1991; No. 79, p. 105.