Monday, 21 May 2018

Tune 503 - Literary Dustman





Also known as the Yorkshire Morris Dance.

X:503
T:Literary Dustman
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:G
G>A B>c B2 B>A|G>A B>G A2 D2|
G>A B>c B2 B>c|d>e d>c B2 A2:||
G>F E>F G>A B2|G>F E>G F2 B,2|
G>F E>F G>A B>c|d>e d>c B2 A2:|

Monday, 14 May 2018

Tune 502 - St Georges Day



St George's day is in Northern Frisk - a compilation of tunes from NW England.

X:27
T:St. George's Day 
M:6/8
L:1/8
P:AB 
K:G
D|G2 D A2 D|B2 G GAB|c2 B A2 G|FGA DEF|
G2 D A2 D|B2 G GAB|cBA DEF|G3 G2:|
B2 d dBd|e2 c c2 B|c2 c cAc|d2 B B2 D|
G2 D A2 D|B2 G GAB|cBA DEF|G3 G3:

Friday, 4 May 2018

Tune 501 - Portobello Hornpipe



The tune appears in the music manuscript collections of fiddlers William Irwin (1838, Langdale, Cumbria) and Joseph Barnes (1762, Carlisle, Cumbria).

X:501
T:Portobello Hornpipe
M:4/4
K:G
(3DEF|G2 G>A G2 d>e|d>c B>A G>A B>G|A2 A2 A2 G>A|B>A B>G E2 (3DEF|
G2 G>A G2 d>e|d>c B>A G>A B>c|d>B G>B c>A F>G|A2 G2 G2:|
B>c|d2 d>e d2 e>f|g>f e>d e4|e>d c>B c>B A>G|F>G A>F D2 B2|
c2 e>c B2 d>B|A>B c>A G>A B>c|d>B G>B c>A F>G|A2 G2 G2:|