Robert Riddell’s A Collection of Scotch, Galwegian and Border Tunes 1794

Contents

Page

 

title

Cover

 

Index 1

Intro

Index 2,

Notes to Simon Brodie, Cut & Dry Dolly, Rattlin Roarin Willie, Cock up Your Beaver, Torpichen’s Rant, Over the Border, The Dandling o the Barns

Index 3

Notes to Lassis Gae Milk on My Cow Hill, Willy Stays Long at the Fair, My Silly Auld Man, Shan dol Grigrugh, Noble Squire Dacre Came over the Border, The Drunken Wives of Carlisle, The English Bring to Gretna Green, How she’ll Ne’er be Guided, Caddle Robbie, Bonnie Lassie

Index 4

Well Bobbit Blanche of Middlebie, The AULD Gaid Aiver, The Hare in the Corn, Willie was a Wanton Wag, Wallace’s March, The Ley Rigg, Drunk at Night Mackintosh’s Lament, Sleepy Maggie,, new Johnnie Cope, The Auld Wife Ayont the Fire

 

1,

Simon Brodie

2,

Cut and Dry Dolly

3,

Rattlin Roarin Willie

4,

Cock Up Your Beaver

5

Ditto cont. Buff and Blue a strathspey

6

Torpichen’s Rant

7

O’er the Border

8

The Dandling o’ the Barins

9

Lassie Gae Milk on My Cow Hill

 

Willie Stay Lang at the Fair

10,

My Silly Auld Man

11,

Ditto Cont

12,

Ditto Cont

13

Ditto Cont

14

Shan dol Grigrugh

15

Ditto Cont

 

Noble Squire Dacre comes over the Border

16

The Drunken Wives of Carlisle

 

Mrs Ridell of Woddly Park’s Reel

17

The English bring to Gretney green the Lasses that hae Siller

18

How she’ll ne’er be guided

 

Mrs Charles Menteath of Close burn’s Jig

19

Caudle Robbie

20

Bonny lassie, Cannie Lassie, ken ye what the Fiddle syas

 

The Dumfries-shire Hunt a Reel

21

Weel bobbit Blanche of Middlebie

 

The auld ga’d Aever

22

The Hare in the Corn

23

Ditto Cont.

24

Willie was a wanton Wag

25

Ditto Cont.

26

Wallace’s March

27

Ditto Cont.

28

The Lea Rigg

29

Ditto Cont.

 

Untitled [or is it more of above?]

30

Drunk at Night and dry in the Morning

31

Ditto Cont.

32

Mackintosh’s Lament

33

Ditto Cont.

34

Sleepy Maggie

35

Hopetoun House

36

New Johnny Cope

37

The Auld wife ayont the Fire