Subject: Allen Ash Manuscript

41 entries.

Hornpipe in G & D

A Hornpipe from the Allan Ash Manuscript that was pretty stratospheric in it's original key of D. Here it is in that key but in G as well. Played excellently in BOTH keys by Saskia Tomkins in the sound file linked below.

Irishman's Welcome to London (The)

A jig from the Allen Ash Manuscript. I haven't found it anywhere else, yet.

Jolly Gay Pedlar

Allan Ash Manuscript. This Irish slip jig also appears in the Buttrey manuscript as a retreat called "The Pedlar" and in Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1882) as The "Jolly Pedlar Jig". In O'Neill's Music of Ireland it is called "I'm The Boy For Bewitching The...

Lady Montgomery's Reel

Allan Ash Manuscript - Lady Montgomery's Reel is an 18th century Scottish tune attributed to Colonel Hugh Montgomery. It appears in the Skye Collection (1887) in the key of Bb. and in Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1882). In Ryan's it actually appears twice -...

Lord Seymour's Reel

From the Allan Ash Manuscript - This tune also appears in the William Litten MS (American 1801) as "Lord Summer's Reel" and instructions for a dance called "Lord Seymour's Reel" can be found in "Wilson's Companion to The Ballroom" (1816) It can also be fo...

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