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Gordon Jackson Origins: The two or three Sellenger's Rounds (19) RE: Origins: The two or three Sellenger's Rounds 14 Feb 18


Hi Jerry,

Yes, I suspect you may be right in that SR is the dance and BotW is the tune, but ...

1) Most (not all) references to the dance have BoftW as the accompanying tune. Even Byrd called his version SR, not BotW;

2) This doesn't actually answer my question of where the tune (BotW) comes from.

For the avoidance of confusion (!), the Playford version can be heard here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=LmoVwIRa9K0, starting at about 4:30. The common tune - the one I'm interested in - is this one: www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMy7Shm8aW4&t=30s.

Gordon


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