Fisher’s Hornpipe

Key:  D*

Form:  Hornpipe


X: 9
T: Fisher's
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:(3ABc|"D" dAFD "G" GBAG|"D" FDFD "G" GBAG|"D" FDFD "G" GBAG|"D" FDFD "A" E2 (3ABc|
"D" dAFD "G" GBAG|"D" FDFD "G" GBAG|"D" FGAB cdec|d2 d/e/d/c/ d2:|
|:cd|"A" ecAc efge|"D" fdAd fgaf|"A" ecAc efgf|edcB A2 A2|
"D" BGDG BdcB|"G" AFDF A2 GA|"D" BdcB "A" AGFE|"D"D2 d2 D2:|

MP3: (played by David Kaynor, Susan Reid and Pam Bockes)

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In D

In F*








Source: Traditional

Other Tunes in Set:

Region: Ireland?

Notes:The sheet music above differs somewhat from our rendition.  I’m more familiar with it as played in the MP3 abs video above.

*The F major sheet music is from Harding’s Original Collection of Jigs and Reels published by Paull-Pioneer Music, 1928.