Highland Mary (4)

Find traditional instrumental music

Highland Mary (4)  Click on the tune title to see or modify Highland Mary (4)'s annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Special:Browse/:Highland Mary (4)
Query the Archive
Query the Archive
 Theme code Index    5651H 5323
 Also known as    Captain Cook's Death
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Lucy Johnston of Hilton
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Edward Riley
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Riley's Flute Melodies vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 351, p. 95
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1814
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Highland Mary [4] M:C L:1/16 B:Edward Riley – “Riley’s Flute Melodies vol. 1” (New York, 1814, No. 351, p. 95) B: https://archive.org/details/flutemelodies0000rile/page/n107/mode/2up Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G B2c2|d4 e3d d4 g2e2|d4 B2G2 {B}A4 B2c2|d4 {f}e3d d4 gd3|dB3 A3B G4 B2c2| d4 e3d d4 gfge|{e}d4 B2G2 {B}A4 B3c|d4 {f}e3d d4 ge3|dB3 A3B {A}G4:| |:d3e/f/|g2f2e2d2 d4 c2e2|{e}d4 {c}B2{A}G4 {B}A4 d3e/f/|g2f2e2d2 {^c}d4 =c2e2|dB3 A3B {A}G4 d3e/f/| g2f2e2d2 d4 c3e|{e}d4 B2G2 {G}A4 B2c2|d3e d2c2 B2d2 !fermata!g2 {fg agf}e4|dB3 A3B {A}G4:||

X:1 T:Highland Mary [4] M:C L:1/16 R:Air C:”Comp’d by Miss Lucy Johnson" N:The composer was Lucy Johnston of Hilton, who titled the tune "Captain N:Cooks Death." Q:"Andante" S:John Rook music manuscript collection (1840, p. 40) N:Rook was a multi-instrumentalist from Waverton, near Wigton, Cumbria Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G B2c2|d4 e3d d4 g2e4|d4 B2G2 {B}A4 ~B2c2|d4 {f}e3d d4 g3d|dB3A3B G4 ~B2c2| d4 e3d d4 (gfge)|{e}d4 B2G2 {B}A4 B3c|d4 {f}e3d d4 gd3|dB3 ~A3B {A}G4|| d3e/f/|g2f2e2d2 d4 c2e2|{e}d4 {c}B2{A}G2 {A}A4 (d3e/f/)|g2f2e2d2 d4 c2e2|dB3A3B {A}G4 (d3e/f/)| g2f2e2d2 d6 c3e|{e}d4 {c}B2{A}G2 {G}A4 B2c2|d3e d2c2 B2d2!fermata!g2e2|dB3A3B G4||