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 Theme code Index    1H531 427L5L
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    James S. Kerr
 Book/Manuscript title    Merry Melodies vol. 3
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 113, p. 14
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1880's
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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BONNYBRIDGE. Scottish, Strathspey. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB (Martin): AABB (Kerr). Bonnybridge is a town in Falkirk, located on the Bonny Water and the Forth and Clyde Canal. It developed in the 19th Century to feed industrialization in the area, which included a paper mill, saw mill and iron foundries.

Printed sources: Kerr (Merry Melodies), vol. 3; No. 113, p. 14. Martin (Ceol na Fidhle), vol. 3, 1988; p. 45.


X:1
T:Bonnybridge
M:C
L:1/8
R:Strathspey
S:Kerr - Merry Melodies, vol. 3, No. 113  (c. 1880's)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:A
a<a e>d c<A A>c | d<d B>A G<E E>D | C>EA>G F<F d>B | (3GAB E>d c<A Ae :|
|: (3cde A>=G F<D D>c | (3cde B>A G<E E>G | (3ABc (3Bcd (3cde (3def | e<a e>d c<A Ae :||


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