The Silver Bell Schottische barndance

Also known as The Silver Bell, The Silver Bells Schottische, The Silver Bells.

There are 3 recordings of this tune.

The Silver Bell Schottische has been added to 9 tunebooks.

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Three settings

1
X: 1
T: The Silver Bell Schottische
R: barndance
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:(3Adb|a2 (3gag B2 c2|B2 A>^G A2 A>f|f>gg>A c2 G>B|A>dd>F A2 d>b|
(3aba g2 (3BBB c>e|(3BcB A>^G A2 d>f|(3ccc f>a (3ccc e>f|d2 (3ddd d2:|
|:A>a|g2 g>f e2 e>d|c>dc>B c2 A>g|f2 f>e (3ded d>B|A>BA>^G A2 (3Ada|
g>ag>f e>f (3fed|c>dc>B c2 (3Adg|f>dA>F G>A (3cde|d2 A2 D2:|
2
X: 2
T: The Silver Bell Schottische
R: barndance
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
a2 g2 B2 c2|B2 A^G A2 Af|f2 gA c2 GB|A2 dF A2 db|
abag Bdce|BcA^G A2 df|c2 fa c2 ef|d2 f2 d2:|
g2 gf e2 ed|c2 cB c2 Ag|f2 fe d2 dB|ABAG F2 Aa|
gagf efed|cdcB c2 Ag|fdAF GAce|d2 f2 d2:|
3
X: 3
T: The Silver Bell Schottische
R: barndance
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
a2 g2 B2 c2|B2 A^G A2 Af|fggA c2 GB|AddF A2 fb|
a2 g2 B2 c2|B2 A^G A2 df|c2 fa c2 ^e^g|f6:|
g2 gf e2 ed|cdcB c2 Ag|f2 fe d2 dB|ABA^G A2 Aa|
gagf efed|cdcB c2 Ag|fdAF GAce|d2 f2 d2:|

Two comments

"The Silver Bell Schottische" ~ an early source & transcript, 1855

Library of Congress: Music Division
Music for the Nation: American Shee Music 1820 - 1885
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Claimed on the sheet to have been composed by one Augustus Cull, 1855… However, such things are often actually ‘arrangements’, and it was common to try and lay claim on tunes that had been knocking around for awhile, something that continues to this day… ‘copyright’…

Here is a simple ABC transcript of this, minus the ‘intro’ and ‘trio’:

K: D Major
|: fb |
a2 g2 B2 c2 | B2 A^G A2 Af | fggA c2 GB | AddF A2 fb |
a2 g2 B2 c2 | B2 A^G A2 df | c2 fa c2 ^e^g | f6 :|
|: Aa |
g2 gf e2 ed | cdcB c2 Ag | f2 fe d2 dB | ABA^G A2 Aa |
gagf efed | cdcB c2 Ag | fdAF GAce | d2 f2 d2 :|