Let's Lose no Time
X:1 T:Let's Lose no Time M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Country Dance Tune B:Hinton--Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure (July, 1750, p. 26) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G (B/c/d)B AFA|(B/c/d)B (gfe)|dBe dcB|ABG AFD| (B/c/d)B AFG|(B/c/dB) g2f|(e/f/ge) (f/g/af)|eA^c d3:| d3 bab|c2 aga|B3 gfg|ABG AFD| dDd Td3|cCc Tc3|BcB ABG|ADF G3:|
LET'S LOSE NO TIME. English, Country Dance Tune or Jig (6/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody and dance directions were printed by John Hinton in his periodical The Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure (London, July, 1750, p. 26). Later that year it appeared in John Johnson's Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 5 (London, 1750, p. 22).