Sunday, 19 July 2015

Tune 422 - Hunt the Squirrel - Headington




A morris dance tune from Headington on the outskirts of Oxford.


X:223
T:Hunting the Squirrel - Headington
M:2/2
L:1/8
K:G
|:GABc d2 B2|GABc d2 B2|GABc d2 B2|AGAB G4:||
|:d2 g2 f2 a2|g2 b2 d4|d3 e dcBA|G2 B2 G4:||

Friday, 10 July 2015

Tune 421 - Rodney - Headington




A morris dance tune from Headington on the outskirts of Oxford.


X:221
T:Rodney - Headington
M:2/2
L:1/8
K:G
G2 AB c2 BA|GABc d2 BA|dedc B2 G2|AGAB G2 d2:||
d2 ge f2 d2|d2 ge f2 d2|d2 gf edcB|cedc B2 A2:||

Tuesday, 30 June 2015

Tune 420 - Hullican Jig




A jig about which I know, and can find out, nothing.

X:420
T:Hullichan Jig
M:6/8
L:1/8
K:G
D|G2 G BGB|ded B2 G|cBc ege|dBG A2 D|
G2 G BGB|ded B2 g|fed cBA|G3 G2:|
d|ded Bcd|e2 c e2 e|fgf def|gBd gfe|
ded Bcd|ece gfe|ded cBA|G3 G2:||

Wednesday, 24 June 2015

Tune 419 - Vedder Michel




A well-known tune originally from Mecklenburg in northern Germany and dates form the late 18th. century.

X:419
T:Vedder Michel
M:2/4
L:1/8
K:G
G/A/|BG GA/B/|cA Ad/c/|BG GF/G/|A/G/ F/E/ DG/A/|
BG GA/B/|cA Ad/c/|BG AF|G2 z||
B/c/|dB dg|ec cc/d/|ec ea|fd dd/c/|
BG GA/B/|cA Ad/c/|BG AF|G2 z||

Thursday, 18 June 2015

Tune 418 - Maid of the Mill - Brackley




A morris dance tune from Brackley in Northamptonshire.

X:418
T:Maid of the Mill, Brackley
M:6/8
L:1/8
K:G
|:D|GAG ABc|d2 c BAG|d2 c BAG|D2 A G2:|
z|Bcd dcB|ABc cBA|Bcd dcB|G3 F2 D|
GBd dcB|ABc cAD|d2 c BAG|D2 A G2||

Tuesday, 2 June 2015

Tune 417 - Studentenmarch




To quote Brian Peters from whose CD I learned this tune 'a gorgeous seventeenth-century Dutch tune'.

X:417 T:Studentenmarch S:Brian Peters Z:Christel van Noort M:4/4 L:1/8 K:D FG|:A2 AB A2 AB|AGFE D2 d2|c2 d2 e2 f2|edcB AFGA| B2 BA BcdB|A2 AB A2 dc|BAGF EDEF|D2 DD DEFE|1D6 FG:|2D6 cd|| |:e2 ef e2 ef|edcB A2 cd|e2 f2 g2 fg|e6 de| f2 fg f2 cd|edcd B2 de|f2 g2 f2 d2|edcd B2 ef| gfed edcB|B4 A2 Bc|d2 dc d2 cd|e2 ef e2 de| f2 f2 gfed|edcB AFGA|B2 BA Bcdc| A2 AB A2 dc|BAGF EDEF|D2 DD DEFE|D6 cd:||

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||