Scottish Song Index

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Title:

Huntingtower

Tune:`4.F8F4FF/2A8G4.F/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: `4.C8C4CC/2E8D4.C/
Listen:MP3
Key signature:bB
Time Signature:4/4
Length (no. of bars):16
Verses and lines:10 x 4 S
Bibliographic references: Christie, W. Traditional Ballad Airs I, p.166, 1876
Dun, F/Thomson, J. Vocal Melodies, p.512, [c.1875]
Graham, G. F. Popular Songs of Scotland, p.152, 1887
Related names: Christie, W. (William), 1817-1885.
Dun, Finlay, 1795-1853.
Graham, G. F. (George Farquhar), 1789-1867.
Thomson, J.
Versions:

Song title: Huntingtower
First words: When ye gang awa Jamie
Tune title: Duke of Athols Courtship
References: Dun, F/Thomson, J. Vocal Melodies, p.512, [c.1875] ; Graham, G. F. Popular Songs of Scotland, p.152, 1887 ; Dun, F/Thomson, J. Vocal Melodies, p.512, [c.1875] ; Graham, G. F. Popular Songs of Scotland, p.152, 1887 ; Christie, W. Traditional Ballad Airs I, p.166, 1876 ;

Song title: The Duke of Athol
First words: I am gaun awa' Jeanie
References: Christie, W. Traditional Ballad Airs I, p.166, 1876 ; Dun, F/Thomson, J. Vocal Melodies, p.512, [c.1875] ; Graham, G. F. Popular Songs of Scotland, p.152, 1887 ; Christie, W. Traditional Ballad Airs I, p.166, 1876 ;

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