Scotch Contention (2)

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 Theme code Index    113b5 6565
 Also known as    Duke of Athol's Rant (The), Right Scotch Contention, Greensleeves
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Schottische/Schottis/Jennkka/Reinlander
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AABB'
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:John Walsh
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Caledonian Country Dances
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 100
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1730
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X: 1 T: Right Scotch Contention T: the Duke of Athol's Rant %R: strathspey B: "Caledonian Country Dances" printed by John Walsh for John Johnson, London S: 1: CCDTB p.100 S: Z: 2013 John Chambers <> N: The 1st 2 beats of bar 5 are mostly illegible; copied from bar 7. N: The bass line has A rather than B in the last bar, clearly a typo (also fixed in N: Repeats added to satisfy the "Each Strain twice" instruction. M: C| L: 1/16 K: Em V: 1 |: E3EE3E G3AB3G | c2A2B2G2 c2A2B2G2 | E3EE3E G3AB3G | c2A2B2G2 E4e4  :| |: g3ag3e dcBA G2B2 | cBcA e2A2 cBcA e2A2 | g3ag3e dcBA G2B2 | c2A2B2G2 E4e4 :| V: 2 clef=bass middle=d |: e8 e2f2g2e2 | a4g4 a4e4 | z4e4 z2f2 g2e2 | A2c2B4 e8 :| |: z4e4 f4g4 | a4z4 a4z4 | z4e4 f4g2G2 | A2c2B4 e8 :|

X:1 T:Scotch Contention [2], The M:C| L:1/8 R:Country Dance Tune B:Walter Rainstorp music manuscript collection (1747, p. 9) N:The cover is inscribed “Walter Rainstorp, 1747. Bought in Cheap Side, N:London, 1747”. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Em E>EE>E G>AB>G|cABG cABG|E>EE>E G>AB>G|cABG E2e2:| |:g>ag>e d/c/B/A/ GB|c/B/c/A/ eA c/B/c/A/ eA|g>ag>e d/c/B/A/ GB|eAeB E2 e2:|]

X:119 T:Scotch Contention [2]. VWMLa.119 T:Greensleeves,aka. VWMLa.119 R:Reel B:Anon. MS, late 18thC, Vaughan Williams Mem. Library N:Greensleeves in B music.. O:England;Yorkshire Z:vmp/efdss.Simon Wilson. Reviewed PJH 2008. M:C| L:1/8 Q:1/2=70 K:Em EE/E/E2 G>ABG|cABG cABG|E>EE>E GABG|cABG E2e2:| |:g2gf/e/ dBGB|cAeA fAeA|g>age (d/c/B/A/) GB|cABG E2e2:|

X:1 T:Scotch Contention [2] M:C L:1/8 Q:"Allegro" B:Wilson - Companion to the Ball Room (1816, p. 45) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Emin E2 E>F G>AB>G|c>AB>G c>AB>G|E2 E>F G>AB>G|c>AB>G E2 e:| |:f|g>fg>e d>BG>B|c>eA>e c>eA>f|g>fg>e d>BG>B |c>AB>G E2 e:|]