Monday, 25 May 2015

Tune 416 - Le Halle Place




An Adderbury morris tune composed by Chris Leslie in 2000.

X:416
T:Le Halle PlaceC:Chris Leslie
K:G
M:4/4
L:1/8
G3 A B2 G2|E2 F2 G4|D2 G2 G2 AB|c2 B2 B2 A2|
G3 A B2 G2|E2 F2 G4|d3 e dcBA|G2 B2 G4:||
d3 e dBGB|c2 c2 c4|B3 c d2 B2|AGFE D4|
d3 e dBGB|c2 c2 c4|cBAG FGAF|G2 B2 G4:|

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Tune 415 - Prince William's March




A tune I learned from a John Kirkpatrick CD, goes well with Dr Faustus Tumblers.

X:415
T:Prince William's March
M:2/2 
L:1/8
K:G
D2|G4 B2 AG|A6 c2|B4 A4|GFGA G2 A2|
B2 G2 D2 B2|A6 G2|F2 d2 E2 ^c2|d6:|
|:Bc|d4 e3d|c2 B2 A2 d2|c2 B2 A2 G2|F2 A2 D4|
G2 FG A2 GA|B2 AB c2 dc|B2 AG D2 F2|G6:|

Thursday, 14 May 2015

Tune 414 - 100 Pipers





A Scottish jig which had a brief brush with fame in the form of Lord Rockingham’s XI's "Hoots Mon there’s a Moose Loose aboot this Hoose".

X:414
T:100 Pipers
M:6/8
L:1/8
K:G
GA|B2 D DED|E2 G G2 e|d2 B BAG|B2 A AGA|
B2 D DED|E2 G G2 e|d2 B ABA|G3-G:||
Bc|d2 d dBd|e2 g g2 e|d2 B BAG|B2 A ABc|
d2 d dBd|e2 g g2 e|d2 B ABA|G3-G:||

Monday, 4 May 2015

Tune 413 - Charles Lynch's Waltz





An American Old Time waltz I got from the New Victory Band's, One More Dance and Then LP.

X:413
T:Charles Lynch's Waltz
M:3/4
L:1/8
K:G
GA|B3 A B2|c2 e2 dc|B2 d2 GA|B4 de|
d2 c2 B2|cA E2 F2|G3 AGE|D4 GA|
B3 A B2|c2 e2 dc|B2 d2 GA|B4 de|
d2 c2 B2|cA E2 F2|G3 ABA|G4 ||
ef|g2 B2 B2|f2 c2 c2|e2 d3 e|d4 de|
d2 c2 B2|cA E2 F2|G3 AGE|D4 ef|
g2 B2 B2|f2 c2 c2|e2 d3 e|d4 de|
d2 c2 B2|cA E2 F2|G3 ABA|G4||

Monday, 27 April 2015

Tune 412 - Foxhunter's Jig





A rarity for me an Irish tune.

X:3
T:Foxhunter's
M:9/8
L:1/8
K:D
FDF F2D G2E|FDF F2D E2D|
FDF F2D G2B|AFD DEF E2D:|
B3 BAG FGA|B2E E2F G2B|
ABc dcB ABc|d2 D D2 F E2 D:|
fdf f2d g2e|fdf f2d e2d|
fdf f2d g2b|afd def e2d:|
gfe d=cB AGF|B2 E E2 F G2 B|
ABc dcB ABc|d2 D DEF E2 D:|

Sunday, 19 April 2015

Tune 411 - Johnny Fetch Your Wife Back




Another tune about which I know nothing. Got it from my fiddle playing chum Jon Ginn.

X:411
T:Johnny Fetch Your Wife Back
M:CL:1/8
K:D
|:dfed B2 AA|B2 AA F2 A2|dfed B2 AA|B2 c2 d4|
dfed B2 AA|B2 AA F2 A2|dfed B2 AA|B2 c2 d4:|
|:d2 f2 a3 a|b2 a2 f2 e2|defg a2 a2|b2 a2 f4|
d2 f2 a3 a|b2 a2 f2 e2|dfed B2 AA|B2 c2 d4:|

Thursday, 16 April 2015

Tune 410 - Off to California




A hornpipe about which I know nothing.

X:1
T:Off To California
M:4/e
L:1/8
K:G
|:(3DEF|G>FG>B A>GE>D|G>Bd>g e2 (3def|
g>fg>d e>dB>G|A>BA>G E2 (3DEF|
G>FG>B A>GE>D|G>Bd>g e2 (3def|
g>fg>d e>dB>G|A>BA>F G2:|
|:(3def|g>fe>g f>ed>f|e>de>f e>dB>d|
g>fg>d e>dB>G|A>BA>G E2(3DEF|
G>FG>B A>GE>D|G>Bd>g e2 (3def|
g>fg>d e>dB>G|A>BA>F G2:|

Tuesday, 17 March 2015

Tune 409 - Peeking Pup




An Irish waltz written by Philip King


X:409
T:The Peeking Pup
C:Philip King
M:3/4
L:1/8
K:G
E2|D3 G G2|G3 F G2|A3 B c2|d4 c2|
B2 G2 G2|B2 G2 G2|A3 B c2|A4 F2|
D3 G G2|G3 F G2|A3 B c2|d4 c2|
B2 G2 G2|A3 B A2|G6-|G4:
d2|g2 d2 d2|g2 d2 d2|e3 d c2|
B2 G2 G2|g2 d2 d2|g2 d2 d2|c3 B c2|
A4 F2|D3 G G2|G3 F G2|A3 B c2|
d4 c2|B2 G2 G2|A3 B A2|G6|-G4:|

Thursday, 12 March 2015

Tune 408 - Twin Sisters




An English tune not to be confused with the Newfoundland tune with the same name.


X:408
T:Twin Sisters
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:G
G2 B2 ABcA|G2 g2 d4|cBAc B2 G2|ABAG E2 D2|
G2 B2 ABcA|G2 g2 d4|cBAc BAGB|A2 F2 G4||
g2 g2 fe d2|efge d2 B2|cBAc B2 G2|ABAG E2 D2|
g2 g2 fe d2|efge d2 B2|cBAc BAGB|A2 F2 G4||

Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Tune 407 - My Lord Sherborne's Jig




Tune for a morris jig, unsurprisingly from the Sherborne tradition. Curious tune as the the A is in 6/8 and the B in 3/4.

X:407
T:My Lord Sherborne's Jig
M:6/8
K:G
D|G2 d BAG|c2 e ABc|d2 G cAF|G3 G2:|
M:3/4
z|g2 f2 e2|d3 c B2|e2 d2 c2|B3 A G2|
g2 f2 e2|d3 c B2|cd ec AF|G4 G||