Annotation:Old Virginia Reel (2)

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X:1 T:Old Virginia Reel [2] T:Off She Goes M:6/8 L:1/8 B:Harding's All-Round Collection (1905, No. 191) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:F A2c B2d|cde f2z|A2c B2d|cAF G2z| A2c B2d|cde f2g|a2f b2a|gfe f2z:| |:a2a fga|b2b g2b|a2a fga|gec c3| a2a fga|b2b g2b|a2f b2a|gfe f2z:|]

OLD VIRGINIA REEL [2]. AKA and see "Rustic Dance (2)," "Rustic Reel (1)," "Off She Goes (1)," "Off She Goes for Butter and Cheese." American, Jig (6/8 time). F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. An American title for a British jig, widely known as "Off She Goes (1)." 'Reel' refers here not to the duple-time tune form, but the dance figure of the same name.

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Printed sources : - Harding's All-Round Collection, 1905; No. 191.

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