Grand Turk's Dance (The)

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GRAND TURK'S DANCE, THE. English, Country Dance Tune (6/8 time). B Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Dance instructions (but no music) were inscribed in Nancy Shepley's Book, a short c. 1794 copybook collection of country dances compiled by Nancy Shepley, of Pepperell, Massachusetts.

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Samuel, Ann & Peter Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 5), 1788; p. 9.

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