Wednesday, 21 November 2012

Tune 84 - Cock o'the North





As a pipe tune this is the regimental march of the Gordon Highlanders, because the Duke of Gordon was so powerful in the North East of Scotland that he was known as the Cock of the North.

X:91
T:Cock of the North
M:6/8
L:1/8
K:G
dc|BcB BAG|Bcd e2 d|BcB BAG|A2A Adc|
BcB BAG|Bcd e2 d|BcB ABA|G3 -Gdc|
BcB BAG|d2 z e3|d2B BAG|A2A Adc|BcB BAG|
d2 z e3|d2B AGA|G3 def|| g2 d e2 d|g2 d e2 d|BcB BAG|A2A 
A2d|g2 d e2 d|g2 d e2 d|BcB AGA|G3 G2 d:|

2 comments:

  1. One of my favourites. I like the ornamentation and am trying to get to grips with it myself!

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