Annotation:Breakdown des fêtes

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X:1 T:Breakdown des fêtes N:A version of "Jenny Lind Polka" N:from the playing of Isidore Soucy (1899-1963, Montreal, Québec) M:C| L:1/8 N:Play ABB'A'BB' D:Bluebird B-4881-A (78 RPM), Isidore Soucy & Donat Lafleur (1937) D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:A cd|efec d2f2|e2c'2 ec'ec'|d2b2 dbdb|c2[c2a2][c2a2]cd| efec d2f2|e2 c'2 ec'ec'|d2b2 dbdb|a2c'2 a2:|| |:ce|[M:C|]a2 (g/a/g) fgaf|e2c2 cAce|d-BB2 BGBd|c2A2 [A,2A2]ce| abag fgaf|e2 c-d c-Ace|(d/e/d)B2 EGBG|[M:2/4]A2:|

BREAKDOWN DES FÊTES. AKA and see "Jenny Lind (1)." French-Canadian, Reel or Polka (2/4 or cut time). G Major (Duval): A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Soucy researcher Jean Duval finds the tune to be a version of Anton Wallerstein's "Jenny Lind Polka," composed in 1846 for the very popular "Swedish Nightingale." See also Joseph Allard's "Reel du pont/Reel Lafrenière."

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Jean Duval (La Musique de Isidore Soucy), 2017; No. 208, p.

Recorded sources : - Bluebird B-4881 (78 RPM), Isidore Soucy & Donat Lafleur (1937)

See also listing at :
Hear Isidore Soucy's 1936 recording at the Virtual Gramophone [1]

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