Issue 2175: Jon Pringle composer of

John Pringle (Person)
tunes –
Assigned to
Murrough Landon

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Half Brother to John Howison, also a fiddler.

Also described as a Dancing Master

Greatly respected by several Borders families and accompanied Lord Minto to Calcutta but unfortunately died shortly after arriving.

Credited with writing the tune for "Dance to your Daddy, my bonny Babby." , stil[ a popular Tyneside folk song.

There is quite a lot of additional information but unfortunately not at all centralised!

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  • Date  Sept. 19, 2020, 11:49 p.m.
  • User  Unknown

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  • Date  Sept. 20, 2020, 12:14 a.m.
  • User  Murrough Landon (murrough)

Assigned changed to »murrough« (previously »None«)
Disposition changed to »Fixed« (previously »New«)

Handled together with issue 2174.

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