The Marquis Of Huntley strathspey

Also known as Marquis Of Huntley’s, The Marquis Of Huntley’s Farewell, The Marquis Of Huntley’s, Marquis Of Huntly, The Marquis Of Huntly, Marquis Of Huntly’s, The Marquis Of Huntly’s Farewell.

There are 32 recordings of this tune.

This tune has been recorded together with

The Marquis Of Huntley appears in 1 other tune collection.

The Marquis Of Huntley has been added to 4 tune sets.

The Marquis Of Huntley has been added to 76 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: The Marquis Of Huntley
R: strathspey
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmin
F|D<G G>F D<G G>A|F>GA>B c/B/A/G/ F<A|D<G G>F D<G G>g|f>c e/d/B/A/ G2G:|
d|g>ab>g d>gb>g|a/g/f/d/ ~c>d f>c a<f|g>ab>g d>gb>g|b/a/g/f/ d>^f g/g/g ~g2|
g>ab>g a>^fg>d|f>c d<f A>Fc>A|D<G G>F D>GG<g|f>c d/c/B/A/ G2G||
X: 2
T: The Marquis Of Huntley
R: strathspey
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmin
|:A<dd>c A<dd>e|C>D E>A G/F/E/D/ C3z|
A<d d>c A<d d>F|1 E<G c>E D2 D2:|2 E<G c>E D2 D>g||
f<d d>e c>d e>g|f<d d>g f>d f<a|
f<d d>e c>d e>g|(3fed (3edc d2 d>g|
f<d d>e c>d e>g|f<d d>g f>d f<a|
c(3d/c/B/ c>G E>C E>G|(3AGF (3GFE D2 D2||

Eight comments

“The Marquis Of Huntley” / “The Bob Wi’ The One Horn” ~ sort of duplicated

Key signature: g minor
Submitted on August 29th 2003 by dafydd.

Yes, Scotland it is… Over time and publication the reel and strathspey are pretty much the same melody, as is this transcription and Dafydd’s, with some differences. That’s where the “sort of” comes in… It’s good you had the courtesy to give credit…

“George Booker” / “Keeper Hill” / “The Marquis Of Huntley’s Farewell” ~ R: reel

Key signature: A Major
Submitted on January 15th 2008 by The Merry-Hielander.

! ~ by name only…and for comparision, two very different melodies…

Fiddler’s Companion ~ Andrew Kuntz ~ another source identical ~

the ABC notation, note for note, space for space ~ ~ & for further information…

B: Stewart-Robertson – The Athole Collection (1884)
Z: AK/Fiddler’s Companion

Another way to look at this particular transcription ~

T: Marquis of Huntly
B:Stewart-Robertson – The Athole Collection (1884)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:G Minor
|: F |\
D<GG>F D<GG>A | F>GA>B c/B/A/G/ F<A |
D<GG>F D<GG>g | f>c e/d/B/A/ G2 G :|
d |\
g>ab>g d>gb>g | a/g/f/d/ ~c>d f>ca<f |
g>ab>g d>gb>g | b/a/g/f/ d>^f g/g/g ~g2 |
g>ab>g a>^fg>d | f>cd<f A>Fc>A |
D<GG>F D>GG<g | f>c d/c/B/A/ G2 G |]

Re: The Marquis Of Huntley

Composed by William Marshall. It was published several times during his lifetime, including in two of his own collections.

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