Why should I not like my love?

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 Theme code Index    13b3b 7bL7bL4
 Also known as    Why Shoudn’t I Love My Love
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England, Scotland
 Genre/Style    English, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 flat
 Mode    Dorian
 Time signature    9/8
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    David Young
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:The MacFarlane Manuscript
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 39, p. 75
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1741
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Why Shouldn’t I Love My Love M:9/8 L:1/8 B:David Young – “A Collection of Scotch Airs with the latest Variations” (AKA - The B:McFarlane Manuscript (c. 1741, 39, p. 75) F:https://rmacd.com/music/macfarlane-manuscript/collection/pdfs/why_shou_dn_t_i_love.pdf N:The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland K:Gdor A|GAG TB2G B>cd|F2F fdf cAF|GAG B2G B2f|dcd fcA G2:| |:B|dBd dBd f3|cAc cAc f2c|dgf dcB cdf|dcd fcA G2:|]

X:1 T:Why should I not like my love? M:9/8 L:1/8 S:Aird - Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs vol. II (1785) K:Amin E | ABA c2A cde | G2G Gge dBG | ABA c2A cde | ede gdB A2E |ABA c2A cde | GAG Gge dBG | ABA c2A cde | ede gdB G2 || g |ede ede g2g | dBd dBd f2d | eag edB deg | ede gdB A2 ||

X:1 T:Why should I not like my love, A Retreat M:9/8 L:1/8 R:Retreat March S:The Buttery Manuscript (c. 1784-1820, No. 14, p. 3) N:John Buttery (1784-1854) joined the 34th Regiment in Lincoln, N:Lincolnshire, England, in 1797 and served as a fifer until discharged in N:1814. His large ms. contains marches, duty calls, dance tunes and airs. N:EASMES identifies this as the Fife MS. and suggests a date of 1780, see N:https://www.cdss.org/elibrary/Easmes/Index.htm Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Ador E|ABA c2A cde|G2G Gge dBG|ABA c2A cde| ede gdB A2E|ABA c2A cde|GAG Gge dBG| ABA c2A cde|ede gdB G2:||:g|ede ede g2g| dBd dBd f2d|eag edB deg|ede gdB A2:|]