Nansavallen from the manuscript of John Giddy, as played at the Benbow Cornish Session in Penzance Septemeber 2021
From “Echoes of Old Kea: Extracts from the Musical Notebook of John Giddy, Gentleman” by Mike O’Connor. This minuett is found on page 6 of John Giddy’s manuscripts and is unnamed. Nansavallen was one of John Giddy’s farms. There is no date on the manuscript but it is likely to have been mid 18th century.
Echoes of Old Kea is published by Lyngham House, St Ervan,Wadebridge, Cornwall, PL27 7RT
Kresen Kernow Shelf Number: 780.14237
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