A Collection of Marches, Quick Steps, Strathspeys, Reels &c.
by James Campbell
Full title: A Collection of Marches, Quick Steps, Strathspeys, Reels &c. Composed and Adapted for the Piano-Forte, Violin; and as Duetts for 2 Flutes
Publisher: Glasgow: A. McGoun junior
Printer: Printed & Sold by A.MacGoun Junr. Music Seller & Stationer, Argyle Street; Geo. Walker, Sculpt.
The collection opens with 'Royal Glasgow Volunteer's March'. Campbell provides mostly single note basslines, some pianistic, and some broken chords.
There are four flute duets at the end, all marches, including 'Royal Paisley Volunteers' and 'Renfrew Shire Militia'.
Link: HMT, with basslines
Biographical info: Nothing is known of James Campbell, though he seems likely to have had a Glasgow or Paisley connection. His publisher, McGoun (MacGoun, McGowan, McCown) was a Glasgow book/music seller, stationer and later also papermaker; SBTI lists Archibald, Archibald Junior and Andrew.
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GB-A Hend inst Cam c
GB-NLS Mus.E.l.219 (6) (volume also contains 'Glasgow Volunteers March by J.H. Rose, published by MacGoun)
This source has not been digitised.