Lawson’s hornpipe

There are 9 recordings of this tune.

Lawson’s appears in 1 other tune collection.

Lawson’s has been added to 1 tune set.

Lawson's has been added to 23 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Lawson's
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:f2 | ~g2dB GBdf | ecAF G2A(B | {d}B)AdB cdfg | {b}afd^c defd |
~g2dB GBdf | ecAF G2A(B | {d}B)AdB cAFA | G2{A}GF G2 :|
|:dc | BGDG BGAB | (3cBAeA (3cBAed | BGDG BGAG | FADA FADA |
BGDG BGAB | (3cBAeA (3cBAe2 | dgfe dcBA | G2{A}GF G2 :|

Six comments

… the older (?) version …

I heard this tune many years ago in Clare. I heard it again this summer in a slightly different guise. The one shown here is the older (to me) version.

Seems funny it’s not already on here. If it is, apologies - I must have missed it …


Thanks for submitting

Am I? Or is it?

Thanks for your comment, swisspiper. I had been debating putting the other, newer (to me) version up, but was hoping someone else would come up with a take …

Emmett Gill taught this version at the 2008 San Francisco Pipers’ Club Tionol. His source was the early James Morrison recording

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Lawson’s Hornpipe recording

Listed as 2nd hornpipe on track 25.
"Music for Set Dancing and Listening" by Shaskeen
For anyone who has heard this album can I have not found the recording submitted as of yet.

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