Blanchard’s Hornpipe

As played by Benny Thomasson from the Texas region

Hornpipe in A

From the Benny Thomasson Collection

3 files for this tune:

Melody-Only Transcription (PDF)
Full Transcription (PDF)
MIDI

Source:

1967 field recording of Benny Thomasson available here

Comments:

Overall, this hornpipe shouldn’t pose too much difficulty. There are some sixteenth notes, including fast triplets over sixteenth notes. You will also notice some potentially difficult double-stops, with an A on the third string and a C# on the second string.


This tune is a member of the following groups:

Texas Fiddle


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