Constant Billy

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Constant Billy

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  1347L 47L36L
 Also known as    Cease Your Funning (1)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English, Morris
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    
 Structure    AA'B
 Editor/Compiler    Lionel Bacon
 Book/Manuscript title    Morris Ring (The)
 Tune and/or Page number    pp. 6, 46, 61, 117, 143, 149, 210, 256, 281, & 307
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1974
 Artist    John Kirkpatrick
 Title of recording    Plain Capers
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Topic TSCE458
 Year recorded    1976


Tune annotations


X:1
T:Constant Billy 
M:6/8
L:1/8
S:Adderbury
K:A
E|A2e c<Ac|d2B G2E|c>BA F2E|1 EFG A2:|2 EFG A3||cde f3|
Bcd e3|cde f3|Bcd e2 (3e/f/g/|a2e c<Ac|d2B G2E|c>BA F2E|EFG A2||
X:2
T:Constant Billy
M:6/8
L:1/8
B:Neal - Espérance Morris Book (1910, p. 27)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:D
D2 A FEF|G2E ECA,|F2D B,2D|A,B,C D3|
G2A BGE|F2G AFD|G2A BGE|EF^G A3|
D2A FEF|G2E ECA,|F2D B,2D|A,B,C D3||

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