Three Sheepskins

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Three Sheepskins

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 Theme code Index   1H3H3H4H 4H3H3H2H
 Also known as    Hamilton Races, Three Sheep Skins, Three Jolly Sheepskins
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England, Scotland
 Genre/Style    English, Morris, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, Country Dance
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    
 Structure    AB, AABB, AABBCCDDEEFFGGHHIIJJKKLL
 Editor/Compiler    Henry Playford
 Book/Manuscript title    Dancing Master 10th edition
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 215
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1698
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X:1 T:Three Sheep Skins. (p)1698.PLFD1.409 M:4/4 L:1/4 Q:1/2=120 S:Playford, Dancing Master,10th Ed,1698 O:England;London H:1698. Z:Chris Partington. K:G P:"_Up to 16th Ed" G2B>c|d2B2|c2A2|d2A2:| |:BGGB|AGGB|AGFEF2D2:| K:D P:"^17th Ed.onwards" |:d>efg|a2f2|g>a g/f/g/e/|a2e2:| |:fddf|e/f/e/d/ c/d/e/f/|d/e/d/c/ B/c/d/e/|c2A2:|

X:1 T:Three Sheep Skins M:C| L:1/8 N:”Longways for as many as will.” B:John Walsh – Complete Country Dancing-Master, Volume the Fourth B: (London, 1740, No. 16) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D G4 B3c|d4 B4|c4 A4|d4 A4|| B2G2G2B2|A2G2G2B2|A2G2F2E2|F4 D4||

X: 1 T:Three Sheep Skins. WCD3/1.016 M:C| L:1/4 Z:vmp. Peter Dunk 2013 www.village-music-project.org.uk B:Walsh, Compleat Country Dancing Master, 3rd Series, 1st Book, 4th Ed., 1754 Q:1/2=140 F:http://www.cpartington.plus.com/Links/Walsh/WalshCD3-1(12-4-16).abc K:G G2 B3/ c/|d2B2|c2A2|d2A2|| AGGB|AGGB|AGFE|F2D2|]

X:1 T:Three Sheep Skins M:2/4 L:1/8 Q:"Brisk" R:Country Dance Tune B:Oswald – Caledonian Pocket Companion, Book 7 (1760, p. 10) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G G>AB>c|{Bc}d2 T(c>B)|c2 T(B>A)|d2A2:| |:BGGA|BGGB|AGTFE|{G}F2 {E}D2:| |:G/F/G/A/ B/A/B/c/|d2 (c>B)|c(B/c/) (d/B/c/A/)|d2A2:| |:(B/G/F/G/) gG|BG gG|(D/E/F/G/) (A/G/F/E/)|TF2 {E}D2:| |:G(B/G/) Ac|B(d/B/) ce|(d/c/B/A/) (G/A/B/c/)|{Bc}d2A2:| |:(B/G/).D/.D/ (c/A/).D/.D/|(d/B/).D/.D/ (c/A/).D/.D/|(e/d/c/B/) (A/G/F/E/)|F2 {E}D2:| |:G(3g/f/g/ B(3g/f/g/|c(3g/f/g/ d(3g/f/g/|(e/d/c/B/) (c/B/A/G/)|{Bc}d2 A2:| |:.B/(G/F/G/) A/(c/TB/A/)|.B/(G/F/G/) A/(c/TB/A/)|B/(G/F/E/) e/(c/TB/A/)|{G}F2 {E}D2:| |:G/B/A/c/ Bg|d(A/c/) Bg|e/c/d/B/ c/A/B/G/|{Bc}d2 A2:| |:B/G/d/G/ B/G/d/G/|B/G/d/G/ B/G/g/G/|(D/E/F/G/) (A/G/F/E/)|F2 {E}D2:| |:(G/B/).B/.B/ (d/B/).B/.B/|(d/B/)(d/B/) (d/B/)(d/B/)|(g/d/)(g/d/) (c/B/)(A/G/)|{Bc}d2 A2:| |:(B/G/).G/.G/ (B/G/).G/.G/|(B/G/)(B/G/) (B/G/)(B/G/)|D/d/^c/B/ A/G/F/E/|F2 {E}D2:|]

X: 1 T:Three Sheep Skins. JaW.014 M:C| L:1/8 Q:1/2=100 C:”Learners Begins With 3 sheepskins” S:James Winder Ms, Lancashire, 1835-41 R:.Reel O:England A:Wyresdale,Lancashire Z:vmp.Chris Partington, Aug 2004 K:A d2 fg a2 gf|g2fea2e2:| |:fddf eddf|edcB c2A2:|