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Title:

Andrew wi his cutty gun

Tune:``4D`8.G6A/``8CG6A8.F/``4D8.G6A/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: ``4C`8.F6G/8bBF6G8.bE/``4C`8.F6G/
Listen:MP3
Key signature:bBE
Time Signature:2/4
Length (no. of bars):16
Verses and lines:4 x 8 S + R
Bibliographic references: Graham, G. F. Songs of Scotland, Vol. l, p. 60, [1848].
Johnson, J. Scots M. M., Vol. II, p. 187, no.180, [1788].
Maccoll, Ewan. Folksongs & Ballads of Scotland, p. 7, 1965.
Musical Miscellany, p. 133, 1786.
Ritson, J. Scotish Songs, Vol. I, p. 268, 1794.
Smith, R. A. Scotish Minstrel, Vol. 3, p. 33, [1821].
Thomson, G. Selected Collection, Set 3, p. 61, [1799].
Watlen, J. [Collection], p. 26, [c.1796].
Wilson, J. Songs of Scotland, p. 176, [1842].
Related names: Graham, G. F. (George Farquhar), 1789-1867.
Johnson, James, ca.1750-1811.
MacColl, Ewan.
Ritson, Joseph, 1752-1803.
Smith, Robert Archibald, 1780-1829.
Thomson, Mr. (George), 1757-1851.
Watlen, John.
Wilson, John.
Versions:

Song title: Andrew wi his cutty gun
First words: Blyth was she
References: Johnson, J. Scots M. M., Vol. II, p. 187, no.180, [1788]. ; Ritson, J. Scotish Songs, Vol. I, p. 268, 1794. ; Watlen, J. [Collection], p. 26, [c.1796]. ; Musical Miscellany, p. 133, 1786. ; Thomson, G. Selected Collection, Set 3, p. 61, [1799]. ; Maccoll, Ewan. Folksongs & Ballads of Scotland, p. 7, 1965. ;

Song title: Andrew wi his cutty gun
First words: Blythe blythe and merry are we
References: Graham, G. F. Songs of Scotland, Vol. l, p. 60, [1848]. ;

Song title: Andrew wi his cutty gun
First words: Blythe, blythe, merry was she
References: Thomson, G. Selected Collection, Set 3, p. 61, [1799]. ;

Song title: Andrew wi his cutty gun
First words: Happy we are a' thegither
References: Wilson, J. Songs of Scotland, p. 176, [1842]. ;

Song title: Andrew wi his cutty gun
First words: She took me in, she set me down
References: Musical Miscellany, p. 133, 1786. ;

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