Wha Wad'na Fecht for Charlie

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 Theme code Index    1133 1132
 Also known as    Din Tarrant's (6), Highland Donald (2), Bonny Laddie Highland Fling, My Bonnie Laddie, Marry Kitty, March Past, Marry Ketty, Wha Saw the Forty Twa, Wha' widna Fecht for Charlie, Will you go and marry Katie, Newmarket Polka (4)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Pipe, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, Fling, March/Marche, Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AAB, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:James Hogg
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:The Jacobite Relics of Scotland
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1821
 Artist    J. Scott Skinner
 Title of recording    Sean trews/Whistle o’er the lave o’t/Wha widna fecht for Charlie?
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Regal G6625 (78 RPM)
 Year recorded    1910
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Why wadna Fecht for Charlie T:Marry Kitty M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey B:Davie's Caledonian Repository (Aberdeen, 1829-30, p. 35) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G d|B<GG>A B>AB<d|B<GG>A B<dA>d|B<GG>A B>AB<d|e<gd<g B<g A>:| c|B<(dd)e/f/ g>fe>d|B<(dd)e/f/ gBAc|B<(dd)e/f/ g>fe>d|e<gd<g B<gA>c| B<(dd)e/f/ g>fe>d|B<(dd)e/f/ g>BA>c|B<(dd)e/f/ g>fe>d|e<gd<b B<g A>||

X:1 T:Wha Wad'na Fecht for Charlie M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey B:Stewart-Robertson – The Athole Collection (1884) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G D | GGG>A B>A B<d | GGG>c B<d A>B | GGG>A B<A B>d | e>gd>g B>g A :| |:c | B>d de/f/ g>de>d | B>d de/f/ g>B A<c | B<d de/f/ g>de>d | e<gd<g B<g A :|

X:1 T:Wha wadna fecht for Charlie? M:C L:1/8 R:Highland Fling B:Lees - Balmoral Reel Book (c. 1910, p. 16) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G |:G2 G>AB>A (B<d)|G2 G>A (B<d) A>B|G2 G>AB>A (B<d)|(e<g) (d<g) (B<g) A2:| |:(B<d) d>eg>d (ed)|(B<d) d/e/f (g<B) A2|(B<d) de/f/ g>d e>d|(e<g) (d<g) (B<g) A2:|]