Concert Hornpipe (The)

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 Theme code Index    3L33L3 4L23L3
 Also known as    Coutt's Concert Hornpipe
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland, Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Hornpipe/Clog
 Key/Tonic of    B
 Accidental    2 flats
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AA'BB
 Editor/Compiler    James S. Kerr
 Book/Manuscript title    Merry Melodies vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 384, p. 43
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1880's
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CONCERT HORNPIPE, THE. AKA and see "Coutt's Concert Hornpipe." Scottish (originally), Irish; Hornpipe. F Major ('A' part) & D Minor ('B' part) {Kerr, Craig}: B Flat Major & G Minor (O'Malley). Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'BB'. Accordion player Billy McElligott made an old recording of this tune. He, along with P.J. Conlon, Joe Flanagan and Tom Carmody, dominated accordion playing in the Irish dance hall scene of New York in the 1920s and 1930s.

Source for notated version: New York fiddler John McGrath [O'Malley].

Printed source: Craig (The Empire Collection of Hornpipes), c. 1890's; p. 5. Kerr (Merry Melodies), vol. 2; No. 384, p. 43. Kerr (Merry Melodies for the Piano), p. 29. O'Malley (Luke O'Malley's Collection of Irish Music), 1976; No. 130, p. 65.

X:1
T:Concert Hornpipe, The
T:Coutt's Concert Hornpipe
M:C
L:1/8
R:Hornpipe
B:Kerr - Merry Melodies, vol. 2, No. 384  (c. 1880's)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:F
|:c2|Acac Acac|Bcgc (Ac) a2|b2 a>b g>af>g|e>fd>e c2B2|
Acac Acac|Bcgc (Ac) a2|b2 a>b g>af>g|e>d (3cde f2:|
|:A2|a>ag>A f>Ae>A|d>Ad>f a>fd>A|^c>Ac>e a>ec>A|d>Ad>f a>fd>A|
a>ag>A f>Ae>A|d>Ad>f a>fd>A|^c>Ac>e a>ec>A|d>Af>e d2:||
X: 1
T: Concert
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
S: Luke O'Malley, vol. 1
Z:Bill Black
R: Hornpipe
K: Bb
|:FE|DFdF DFdF|EG c2 DF d2|e2 (3ded (3cdc (3BcB|(3AGA (3GAG (3FGF (3EFE|
DFdF DFdF|EG c2 DF d2|e2 (3ded (3cdc (3BcB|1 AG (3FGA B2 :|2 AG (3FGA B2 ||
|:D2 | (3dDD (3cDD (3BDD (3ADD| (3GBG (3DGB dBGB| (3^FAF (3DFA dcBA|(3G^FG (3A^GA (3BAB (3c=Bc| 
(3dDD (3cDD (3BDD (3ADD|(3GDD GB dBGB|AD^FA dcBA | GDBA G2 :||


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