The Captain’s hornpipe

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Captain's
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
d2 c2 |: (3BBB DG BB dB | (3ccc EA cc ed |
(3BBB DG BB dB | AG FE D2dc |
(3BBB DG BB dB | (3ccc EA cc ed |
de fe dc BA | (3GBd (3gdB G2 dc:|
|:Bg DG B2 dc | Bg DG B2 dd | ca Ac a2 dd | ca Ac a2 dc |
Bg DG B2 dc | Bg DG B2 fe | de fe dc BA |

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The Captain’s

This is a Northumbrian piper’s tune. I’ve just dragged it over from So, I can’t vouch for its accuracy. But this is evidently from the Alnwick Piper’s Club Collection, so must be pretty authentic.
I myself prefer citternist Gerald Trimble’s slightly more chromatic setting, probably cause I heard that version first. I"ll post it shortly.