Kirkgate hornpipe

Also known as Newcastle.

There are 6 recordings of this tune.

Kirkgate has been added to 12 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Kirkgate
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:gd|B2B2 BcAB|G2G2G2 Bc|dBdB edcB|cBAG FAFD|
B2B2 Bd^ce|d2d2d2 ag|fafd ege^c|d2d2d2:|
|:AB|c2c2c2 AB|cBAG GFED|d2d2d2 ef|gfed cBAG|
e2e2 egfg|d2d2 dgfg|dBec BAGF|G2G2G2:|

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Kirkgate Hornpipe

A fine Yorkshire tune from the Spencer collection 1831, but included in many more Northern tunebooks - Kirkgate is the market in Leeds.
This is also known as the Newcastle Hornipipe, but there is already a better known hornpipe by the King, James Hill.