Old Lancashire Hornpipe

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 Theme code Index    312H 2H25
 Also known as    Lancashire Hornpipe (2), Rood House Rant, Reed House Rant
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Triple Hornpipe
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    3/2
 History    ENGLAND(North West)
 Structure    AABBCC
 Editor/Compiler    John Johnson
 Book/Manuscript title    Wright's Compleat Collection of Celebrated Country Dances
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 12
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1742
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 Title of recording    
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Old Lancashire Hornpipe: Annotations


X:1
T:Old Lancashire Hornpipe
M:3/2
L:1/8
B:Johnson (1742, p. 12)
R:"Old" or Triple Hornpipe
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:D
B2A2G2|F3E D2f2e2d2|e2E4B2 A2G2|F3E D2f2 e2dc|d2D4:|
|:B2A2G2|F2A2G2B2A2d2|e2E4B2 A2G2|F2A2G2B2A2c2|d2D4:|
|:f2g2a2|f3e d2f2e2d2|c2e4 f2g2a2|f3e d2f2e2 dc|d2D4||
X:9
T:Rood House Rant. HA.010
T:Reed House Rant,aka. HA.010
T:Cheshire Round,aka. HA.010
M:6/4
L:1/4
Q:3/4=70
C:Reed....
S:Henry Atkinson's original MS,Hartburn,N'umberland,1694.
R:.Jigg
O:England
A:Hartburn,Northumberland
N:I may have it wrong as "Rood" not "Reed", but that's what it looks like
N:to me.Editorially not a disaster, and a well enough known tune, so I
N:let it stand for you to work on the interesting bits toward the end.
N:Aka.Old Lancashire Hp..Appears as"Cheshire Round a jig divided 12 ways"
N:in Apollo's
N:Banquet,1693..CGP
H:1/4
Z:vmp.Chris Partington.Jan.2004
K:D
"_As Writ, but should be in 3/2"BAG F>ED|\
fede2E|BAG F>ED|fe(d/c/) d2D2||!
BAG F>ED|(a/g/)ae2E|BAG FED|fe(d/c/)d2D||!
BAG AD2|BAG cE2|BAG (F/G/)A|Bcd (c/d/)e|d2D|]\

Old Lancashire Hornpipe: Annotations