The Bold Huzzar hornpipe

Also known as The Bold Hussar, The Morris Reel.

The Bold Huzzar has been added to 11 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Bold Huzzar
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
|:cB|AGAc eAcA|BAGF E2d2|cdea fedc|BAGF EFGE|
AGAc eAcA|BAGF E2d2|cecA fdBG|A2A2 A2:|
|:cd|efec Acec|fdfd B2cd|efec AGAc|BAGF EFGE|
ABAc eAcA|BAGF E2d2|cdea fdBG|A2A2 A2:|

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The Bold Huzzar

Also known as The Morris Reel. This is one of a very large number of tunes saved by Cecil Sharp for posterity in the early days of the last century.

The source is Lionel Bacon’s encyclopedic "Handbook of Morris Dances" (1974), a privately published volume.

Nice tune!