Dr. Whittaker’s hornpipe

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

Dr. Whittaker's has been added to 8 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Dr. Whittaker's
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:F>G|A>df>d c>eg>c|d>fA>d F>Ad>F|G>Be>g F>Ad>f|(3efd (3cdB (3ABG F>G|
A>df>d c>eg>c|d>fA>d F>Ad>F|G>Be>g f>ed>c|e2 d2 d2:|
|:c>d|e>de>f g>ec>e|d>cd>e f>dA>F|G>Be>g F>Ad>f|e>cd>B (3ABA G>A|
F>Ad>A f>dA>F|G>Be>B g>ec>A|c>Ac>e g>ec>A|e2 d>e d2:|
X: 2
T: Dr. Whittaker's
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:(3DE/F/G|A>df>d c>e g2|d>FA>d F>Ad>F|G>B (3efg F>A d2|(3ef/e/d c>B (3AB/A/G (3FG^G|
A2 (3fed c2 (3gec|d>fA>d F2 (3DEF|G>Be>g (3fed (3edc|d2 A2 D2:|
|:(3Bcd|e>^de>f g>e c2|d>c (3de^e f>d A2|G>B e2 F>A (3def|(3efd (3cdB (3ABG E>^E|
F>Ad>F f>d (3AGF|G>Be>G g>e (3cBA|(3cBA c>e g>e (3cBA|e2 (3dcd d2:|

Four comments

"Dr. Whittaker’s Hornpipe" / "Nancy" - march

LP: "Cut and Dry #2" Topic 12T413, 1980 - track 9
~ & also ~
CD: "The Northumberland Small Pipes" Topic TSCD487, 1996 - track 22

Another quite jolly Northumbrian hornpipe, X: 1 transcribed from the above… Pretty much note for note can also be found in the following collection:

"Northumbrian Pipers’ Second Tune Book"
The Northumbrian Pipers’ Society, 1981
ISBN: 0-902510-08-8
page 72 - "Dr. Whittaker’s Hornpipe" ~ source: Tom Clough

Thanks Weejie, appreciated… 🙂