Cow Bit Off the Miller's Thumb (The)

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 Theme code Index    5551H 51H26
 Also known as    Bonnie Susie, Drunken Scotsman, Highland Rant
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    Northumbrian/Borders
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    William Vickers
 Book/Manuscript title    William Vickers' music manuscript collection
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 281
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1770
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COW BIT OFF THE MILLER'S THUMB, THE. AKA and see "Bonnie Susie," "Drunken Scotsman," "Highland Rant." English, Reel. England, Northumberland. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB.

Printed source: Seattle (William Vickers), 1987, Part 2; No. 281.


X:1
T:Cow Bitt Off the Miller's Thum [sic]
M:4/4
L:1/8
S:William Vickers' music manuscript (1770)
K:D
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|:afdf abaf|gafg ee/e/ ef/g/|afdf abaf|geaf d/d/d de/f/|
afdf dBAF|BddF E/E/E B2|FAGB Aaeg|fdef d/d/d d2:||

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