MacPherson's Rant (1)

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search



MacPherson's Rant (1)  Click on the tune title to see or modify MacPherson's Rant (1)'s annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Browse/:MacPherson's Rant (1)
 Theme code Index    1122 136L6L
 Also known as    MacPherson's Lament, MacPherson's Testament, MacPharson's Rant
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double), Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AB, AABB, AABBCC, ABCB
 Editor/Compiler    
 Book/Manuscript title    Margaret Sinkler manuscript
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1710
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   ()   


MacPherson's Rant (1): Annotations


X:1
%
T:Macpherson's testament
M:C
L:1/8
R:Strathspey
S:Margaret Sinkler manuscript
N:parts of the tune are noted in dotted time, while other 
N:passages are straight--strathspey rhythm throughout the 
N:tune is implied
N:Play ABCB
B:Johnson - Scottish Fiddle Music in the 18th Century (1984, No. 23)
K:F
C2|F>AF>A G>AG>A|F>dF>c D2 C>D|F>AF>A G>AG>A|F>DE>D C3||
f|c>Fc>A c<GG>d|c>Fd>F D2 D>f|c>Fc>A c>G G>A|F<D E>D C3||
f|c<ca>f g>fg>f|g>fa>f d2 d>f|c<ca>f g>fa>f|g<fa>f c3||
X:1
%
T:MacPharson's Rant [1]
M:C
L:1/8
S:William Vickers' 1770 music manuscript collection (Northumberland)
N:Matt Seattle finds the third strain to be in need of "extensive correction";
N:the version given here is as it appears in the manuscript.
F:http://www.asaplive.com/archive/detail.asp?id=R0310903
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion 
K:F
C|F>GF>A G/G/G GA|F>GF>A D2C2|F>GF>A G/G/G GA|FE/F/ G/F/E/D/ C3:|
|:c|F/F/F cA dGGA|F/F/F cF DDCc|F/F/F cA dGGA|FE/F/ G/F/E/D/ C3:|
|:c|AFBG cBdB|FD BE EDCc|AF BG cA dB|FE/F/ G/F/E/D/ C3:|]
X:1
%
T:MacPherson's Rant [1]
M:C
L:1/8
S:Skinner - Harp and Claymore (1904)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion 
K:G
D | G>AGB A/G/A/B/ AG/F/ | G>A (B/A/).G/.F/ (E2 E) D | G>A GB A/G/A/B/ A(G/F/) | 
G>E (A/F/G/E/) (D2D) || B | .d.G.d.e .B.A.A.B | dG de E2 E2B | 
dG de BAA (G/F/) | G>E A/F/G/E/ (D2D) d | g>agb a/g/a/b/ a(g/f/) | 
g>a (b/a/g/f/) (e2e) d | g>agb a/g/a/b/ a(g/f/) | g>e (a/f/g/e/) (d2d) || 

MacPherson's Rant (1): Annotations