Cupid's Frolic (2)
CUPID'S FROLIC . English, "Old" (Triple) Hornpipe (3/2 time). E Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody was first published by Charles and Samuel Thompson in their Compleat Collection, vol. 3 (London, 1773). As with numerous tunes from the Thompson's 1773 collection, it was copied into the 1788 music manuscript collection of fiddler John and William Pitt Turner (Norwich, Conn.).
Printed source: Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 3), 1773; No. 128.
X:1 T:Cupid's Frolic  M:3/2 L:1/8 B:Thompson's Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 3 (London, 1773) Z:Transcribed and edited by Fynnian Titford-Mock, 2007 Z:abc's:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:E (ge)(bf) (gf)(ed) e4|(ga)(bf) (af)(ed) eg B2|(ge)(bf) (gf)(ed) e4|(Be)(dc) (BA)(GF) E4:| |:(GE)(BG) (e=d)(cB) c2A2|(cF) (fg) (ag)(fe) e2d2|(ba)(gf) (ag)(fe) (gf)(ed)|(Be)(dc) (BA)(GF) E4:||
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