Ça Ira

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 Also known as    Ah! Ca! Ira, Ah! Ça Ira
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    
 Genre/Style    
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, March/Marche
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    
 Structure    ABA
 Editor/Compiler    John Watlen
 Book/Manuscript title    The Celebrated Circus Tunes
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 25
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1791
 Artist    Hesperus
 Title of recording    Early American Roots
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Maggie's Music MMCD216
 Year recorded    1997



X:1
T:Celebrated Air Ah! Ca! Ira, The; as Chanted at Paris, July 14, 1790
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Air
N:"Allegro"
B:John Watlen - The Celebrated Circus Tunes (Edinburgh, 1791, p. 25)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:G
GG/A/)||GG/A/ GG/A/|G2 G/A/B/c/|dd/d/ d/<c/c/<B/|BA/z/ GG/A/|
GG/A/ GG/A/|G2 G/A/B/c/|(d/B/e/c/) BA|G2 !End!:|
|:Bd/B/|(c/B/A/G/) F/G/A/F/|GD Bd/B/|c/A/G/F/ G/A/B/^c/|d2 dd/e/|
dd/e/ dd/e/|d2 d/e/f/g/ |ab/a/ a/g/g/f/|fe dd/e/|
dd/e/dd/e/|d2 d/e/f/g/|(a/f/b/g/) fe|d2 (d/c/B/A/)|
^GGGG|A2 (c/B/A/G/)|FFFF|GG AB|
c(c/B/) cd|BG AB|c(c/B/) (A/G/F/E/)|D2 GG/A/ !D.C.!O||
X:2
T:Ah! Ca! Ira
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Air
B:Aird - Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 4 (1796, No. 103, p. 41)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:G
GG/A/|:GG/A/ GG/A/|G2 G/A/B/c/|d>e/d/ d/<c/c/<B/|B<A z/ GG/A/|
GG/A/ GG/A/|G2 G/A/B/c/|(d/B/e/c/) BA|G2||
Bd/B/|(c/B/A/G/)| F/G/A/F/|GD Bd/B/|c/A/G/F/ G/A/B/^c/|
d2 dd/e/|dd/e/ dd/e/|d2 d/e/f/g/|ab/a/ a/g/g/f/|
fe dd/e/|dd/e/ dd/e/|d2 d/e/f/g/|(a/f/b/g/) fe|
d2 (d/c/B/A/)|^GGGG|A2 (c/B/A/G/)|FFFF| GGAB|
(cc/B/) cd|BGAB|(cc/B/) (A/G/F/E/)|D2 GG/A/ O||"D.C."

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