Fisher's Hornpipe


Traditional, usually danced to the tune of the same name

Triple and proper

The ultimately simple triple-minor contra dance. Once common, now almost never done.

Dance description from Elias Howe's American Dancing Master (1862)

Tune (abc with embedded MIDI)
MIDI file of straight tune
Bluegrass version
from the Cybergrass MIDI Page
John Renfro Davis's arrangement from ReelMusic

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