Subject: Allen Ash Manuscript

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Untitled Jig (The Glorious Minority)

An untitled Jig from the Allen Ash Manuscript. The tune is included at the end of a medley in the the sound file below. We called it "The Glorious Minority" on the 1984 Muddy York lp "Scatter The Ashes". It is played there on fiddle and a set of highland...

Untitled Quickstep #1

Although it's fairly generic, I haven't seen/heard this tune anywhere else - so far. Bars 7 and 12 were illegible, so I filled them in myself. Feel free to disagree.

Untitled Quickstep #2 - PDF

Another quickstep/jig that I have not yet been able to find other versions of. If you know a name for this tune, please let me know! I filled in a few illegible notes in bar 13.

Untitled Quickstep #6

Another Unidentified "Quickstep". I'm pretty sure this tune has some problems with the way it was written down in the Ash manuscript. I haven't found it anywhere else yet, so I haven't had anything to compare it to. Most of it makes sense. and it wouldn't...

Untitled Waltz #17

In the Ash manuscript, this single-minded little waltz is written out in 3/8 time with sixteeth note triplets. My music writing program wouldn't let me do this for some reason, so I've put it into 9/8 time. I'm pretty sure the effect is the same.

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