Air (26)

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Air (26)

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 Theme code Index   1H53 115L
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    3/4
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    John Buttery
 Book/Manuscript title    John Buttery music manuscript collection
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 21, p. 4
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1784-1820
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
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X:1 T:Air [26] T:Retreat, A M:3/4 L:1/8 R:March S:The Buttery Manuscript (c. 1784-1820, No. 21, p. 4) N:John Buttery (1784-1854) joined the 34th Regiment in Lincoln, N:Lincolnshire, England, in 1797 and served as a fifer until discharged in N:1814. His large ms. contains marches, duty calls, dance tunes and airs. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D (3ABd|d2 AGFE|D2D2A,2|D2DFEG|G2F2A2| B2 Bc e/d/c/d/|BA A2 GF|FA d>cd>F|F2E2:| |:A/c/|e2 e2 c>A|d2d2 (3def|e>dc>BA>G|G2 F2 A>F| B>D D2 B/d/c/d/|A>F D2 A>F|G>B A>GF>E|E2 D2:|]