Big Ben Hornpipe

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 Theme code Index    15L37L 4L665
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Contra
 Meter/Rhythm    Hornpipe/Clog
 Key/Tonic of    B
 Accidental    2 flats
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Elias Howe
 Book/Manuscript title    1000 Jigs and Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 61
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1867
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<abc float="left"> X:1 T:Big Ben Hornpipe M:4/4 L:1/8 R:Hornpipe S:Howe - 1000 Jigs and Reels (c. 1867) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Bb F2 | B2 (FB) (3dcB (3AGF | E2g2g2 f>e | d>f d>B c>e c>A | B2 (3dfb A2 (3ceg | B2 (FB) (3dcB (3AGF | E2g2g2f>e | (3dba (3gfe (3ded (3cBA | B2d2B2 :: F2 | B>d f>b (b>a) (b>a) | g>^f g>f g2 c>B | A>B c>d e>g f>e | d>^c d>c d2 d>c | B>d f>b (b>a) (b>a) | F>A c>e g2 f>e | (3dfd B>d (3cec A>c | B2b2B2 :||


BIG BEN HORNPIPE. English, Hornpipe. B Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB.

Printed source: Howe (1000 Jigs and Reels), c. 1867; p. 61.