Home Tunes Documents About ...

Paganini Hornpipe. JNu.04 -- Soldier's Joy-(ish),aka. JNu.04

Title     Paganini Hornpipe. JNu.04
  Soldier's Joy-(ish),aka. JNu.04
Area     East Lancashire
Bibliography     Village Music project, Nuttall, James
Time_Signature     4/4
Notes     Niccolo Paganini (1782-1840), the great violin virtuoso,was not averse
  to folk tunes, often using them as the basis for his own work.This
  does
  not necessarily mean he wrote this one,although since it seems to be a
  variation on Soldiers Joy and Paganini really really liked doing
  variations ..... His contemporary the Scandinavian violinist Ole Bull
  was also keen on folk tunes,so much so that he even learnt to play
  the
  Hardanger Fiddle..CGP.. Rebeamed from pairs of qu's to fours..CGP
Country     England
Rhythm     .Hornpipe
Source     James Nuttall MS,c1830?,Rossendale,East Lancs.
Transcriber     vmp.Manchester Morris Men
Mirrorred-From     http://www.village-music-project.org.uk/abc/nuttall.abc
Key_Signature     A

This tune occurs in 1 document :- Nuttall, James

Download the ABC file     Download a printable copy     Download a MIDI file to listen to

Contributed by VMP Files Mon Oct 3 13:09:54 2011
Last edited Thu May 17 12:45:12 2012

Please consider making a contribution towards the upkeep of this site.


Copyright © Richard Robinson 1994 - 2020 "I can remember when all this was empty fields.
I built the database."