Sheet Music: Young Damon's Flight

TitleYoung Damon's Flight
ComposerNathaniel Kynaston (1686–1757)
InstrumentationFlute solo
KeyE minor
RangeE4–E6
Time signature9/4
Tempo80 BPM
Performance time0:55
Difficulty leveleasy
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Date added2012-02-22
Last updated2012-02-22
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Wednesday 22 February 2012

Tune of the Day: Young Damon's Flight

Traditional English jig

This melody was composed by the English dancing master Nathaniel Kynaston (1683-1757). Although very little is known about him, Kynaston appears to have been active from 1705 to about 1722 in the Shropshire/Wales border area, publishing over 120 tunes and dances. “Young Damon's Flight” appears in his Second Book of the Compleat Country Dancing Master, published in 1719.