Cornhill Dance

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 Theme code Index    3565 3642
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 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England, Scotland
 Genre/Style    English, Northumbrian/Borders, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance
 Key/Tonic of    F
 Accidental    1 flat
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    ENGLAND(North East)
 Structure    ABB'
 Editor/Compiler    Thomas Calvert
 Book/Manuscript title    Collection of Marches Quick Steps Strathspeys & Reels (A)
 Tune and/or Page number    pp. 12-13
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1799
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CORNHILL DANCE. English, Scottish. F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABB'. The tune appears in a 1799 collection by Thomas Calvert, a musician from Kelso, Scotland, in the Borders region. A note with the collection states that Calvert supplied "a variety of music and instruments, instruments lent out, tun'd and repaired."


X:1
T:Cornhill Dance
M:4/4
L:1/8
B:Calvert Collection Page 12/13
N:Cornhill is a village in England, south of the Tweed, just across the
N:bridge from Coldstream
Z:P Whittaker
K:F
B | A>Fc>Fd>Fc>F | A>F d/2c/2B/2A/2 BGGB | A>Fc>Fd>Fc>F | 
{A}B2 GcAF [A,CF] || c |  f>gag fdcf  | {d}cdfa g>fga |1 f>gag fdcf  | 
agfe f2 f :|2 a>gb>f g>df>c | {A}B2 GcAF [A,CF] ||


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