Annotation:Miss Parker's Fancy

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X:1 T:Miss Parker’s Fancy M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Contra Dance B:Elias Howe – Musician’s Omnibus Nos. 6 & 7 (Boston, 1880-1882, p. 602) B: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G d|gdB dBG|cAG FED|GBG dBG|FAA A2G| FAd cde|fdf a2g|fed Ade|gdd d2:| |:B|dcB BAG|Gee e2e|edc BAG|Gff f2 f| gdc Bcd|gdc Bcd|gdc cAd|BGG G2:|

MISS PARKER'S FANCY. American, Jig (6/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Directions for a country dance for "Miss Parker's Fancy" appear in a few turn of the 19th century American dance figure manuscripts and publications such as Samuel Preston'sElegant Collection of New Figures (Amherst, N.H., 1798) and the Phinney'sSelect Collection of the Newest and Most Favorite Country Dances(Ostego, N.Y., 1808).

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Elias Howe (Musician’s Omnibus Nos. 6 & 7), Boston, 1880-1882; p. 602. Norris & Sawyer (The Village Fifer), 1808; p. 65.

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