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X:30 T:Canterbury Tales. Roose.0319 T:Christmas Tale [2] B:Roose MS, 1850 Z:Village Music Project 2019 Mike Hicken M:6/8 L:1/8 Q:3/8=100 K:C G|cdc ceg|aff f2 e/f/|gag gec|dec BAG| cdc ceg|aff f2 e/f/|gag gec|dcB c2 :| |: z|d2f e2g|fdc BAG|d2f e2g|afe dcB| cdc ceg|aff f2 e/f/|gag gec|dcB c2 :|

CANTERBURY TALE(S). AKA and see "Christmas Tale." English, Jig (6/8 time). England, North-West. C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The name Canterbury is an Anglo-Saxon name, originally Cantwaraburgh, meaning 'the fort of the men of Kent' (Matthews, 1972).

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Printed sources : - Knowles (Northern Frisk), 1988; No. 75.

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