Miller of Mansfield (The)

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MILLER OF MANSFIELD, THE. English, Air (6/8 time). England, Northumberland. F Major (Seattle): G Minor (Manson). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. A song by English Baroque composer Thomas Augustine Arne (1710-1778) for the play The King and the Miller of Mansfield by Robert Dodsley, staged at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, in January, 1737.

Thomas Arne



Source for notated version: the 1770 music manuscript collection of William Vickers [1] (Northumberland) [Seattle].

Printed sources: Manson (Hamilton's Universal Tune Book vol. 1), 1844, p. 132. Seattle (Great Northern/William Vickers), 1987, Part 2; No. 388, p. 106. Walsh (The Second Book of the Compleat Country Dancing-Master, 3rd edition), London, 1735; No. 21.

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