Meggy's Foot variant

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Meggy's Foot variant

Postby Matt Seattle » Sun Jul 29, 2012 6:55 pm

This increases the number of known texts by 50%. The source is a fiddle ms compiled in Edinburgh c. 1800.

X:1
T:A Reel
S:NLS Ing 153
Z:Matt Seattle
N:Inconsistent slurs as original; str 5 bar 2 orig extra beat, viz. |(c/d/e) AA (c/d/e) (c/d/e) A2|
K:A mix
M:C|
L:1/8
(c/d/e) Ae (c/d/e) TB2|(c/d/e) Ae (c/d/e) A2:|][|:a/g/f/e/ TcA (c/d/e) TB2|a/g/f/e/ TcA (c/d/e) A2:|]
[|:.A.A c/d/e .B.B (d/e/f)|.A.A (c/d/e) .A.A (c/d/e)|.A.A (c/d/e) .B.B (d/e/f)|.A.A (c/d/e) (c/d/e) A2:|]
[|:a/g/f/e/ c/d/e/c/ a/g/f/e/ B/c/d/B/|a/g/f/e/ c/d/e/c/ a/g/f/e/ A2:|]
[|:(c/d/e) A2 (c/d/e) TB2|(c/d/e) AA (c/d/e) A2:|][|:(da)(da) ca TB2|(da)(da) (ca) A2:|]

rendered for NSP:

X:1
T:A Reel
S:NLS Ing 153
Z:Matt Seattle
N:orig A mix; inconsistent slurs as original; str 5 bar 2 orig extra beat, viz. |(B/c/d) GG (B/c/d) (B/c/d) G2|
K:G
M:C|
L:1/8
(B/c/d) Gd (B/c/d) TA2|(B/c/d) Gd (B/c/d) G2:|][|:g/f/e/d/ TBG (B/c/d) TA2|g/f/e/d/ TBG (B/c/d) G2:|]
[|:.G.G B/c/d .A.A (c/d/e)|.G.G (B/c/d) .G.G (B/c/d)|.G.G (B/c/d) .A.A (c/d/e)|.G.G (B/c/d) (B/c/d) G2:|]
[|:g/f/e/d/ B/c/d/B/ g/f/e/d/ A/B/c/A/|g/f/e/d/ B/c/d/B/ g/f/e/d/ G2:|]
[|:(B/c/d) G2 (B/c/d) TA2|(B/c/d) GG (B/c/d) G2:|][|:(cg)(cg) Bg TA2|(cg)(cg) (Bg) G2:|]
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Re: Meggy's Foot variant

Postby John Gibbons » Tue Jul 31, 2012 8:20 pm

Fascinating - also increases significantly the fraction of 'Northumbrian' tunes found north of the Border as well.
Not that reiving, in either direction, is new to the region!

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