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 Theme code Index    3214 7L232
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    March/Marche, Triple Hornpipe
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4, 3/2
 History    ENGLAND(North West)
 Structure    AABBCC
 Editor/Compiler    James Aird
 Book/Manuscript title    Selection of Scotch English Irish and Foreign Airs vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 125, p. 46
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1785
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Ross Castle M:2/4 L:1/8 R:March S:Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. II (1785) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G d/c/ | B2A2 | GG c/B/A/G/ | F/G/A/B/ A d/c/ | B2A2 | GG A/B/c/A/ | BGG :||: d/c/ | BGAD | GG c/B/A/G/ | F/G/A/B/ Ad/c/ | [GB]GAD | GG A/B/c/A/ | BGG :| |: (d/c/) | B/c/d/B/ A/B/c/B/ | GG c/B/A/G/ | F/G/A/B/ Ad/c/ | B/c/d/B/ A/B/c/A/ | GG A/B/c/A/ | BGG :|]

X:2 T:Ross Castle M:2/4 L:1/8 R:March S:Thomas Nixon Jr./Joseph Long music copybook (c. 1776- 1778, p. 22) N:Nixon (1762-1842) was a 13 yr. old from Framingham, Ct., who accompanied his father N:to the opening conflicts of the American Revolution at Lexington and Concord, N:and who served as a fifer in the army until 1780. K:G d/c/| B2A2|GG c/B/A/G/|FA Ad/c/|B2A2 |GG A/B/B/B/G|BG G2:| |:d/c/|BG AD|GG c/B/A/G/|FA Ad/c/|BG AD|GG A/c/B/G/|BG G2:| |:d/c/|B/d/c/B/ A/c/B/A/|GG c/B/A/G/|FA Ad/c/| d/f/e/d/ c/e/d/c/|GG A/c/B/A/ |BG G2:|]

X: 1 T:Ross Castle. HSJJ.108 M:2/4 L:1/16 S:HSJ Jackson,Wyresdale,Lancs.1823 R:Misc. O:England A:Lancashire N:This tune is an anagram. Change the bar lines to some sort of triple N:time to find the solution. H:1823 Z:Chris Partington. K:D dc|"*"B4A4|G2G2 cBAG|FGAB A2dc|B4A4|G2G2 ABcA|B2G2G2:|! |:dc|B2G2A2D2|G2G2 cBAG|FGAB A2dc|B2G2A2D2|G2G2 ABcA|B2G2G2:|! |:dc|BcdB ABcA|G2G2 cBAG|FGAB A2dc|BcdB ABcA|G2G2 ABcA|B2G2G2|]

X: 1 T:Ross Castle R:Hornpipe O:England M:3/2 A:Lancashire B:Winder K:G dc|\ B4 A4 G2G2 | cBAG FGAB A2dc |B4 A4 G2G2 | ABcA B2G2 G2:|* |:dc|\ B2G2 A2D2 G2G2 | cBAG FGAB A2dc|B2G2 A2D2 G2G2 | ABcA B2G2 G2 :|* |:dc|\ BcdB ABcA G2G2 | cBAG FGAB A2dc |BcdB ABcA G2G2 | ABcA B2G2 G2 :|**