Annotation:Robinson's March

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X:1 T:Robinson’s March M:C| L:1/8 R:March B:Elias Howe – Musician’s Omnibus Nos. 6 & 7 (Boston, 1880-1882, p. 603) B: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D AF|D2 D>D DEFG|A>BAF A2 FA|d2 fg afed|Bde>f e2 fg| afdf a2f2|dfce A3 (3A/B/c/|dAFD GBEG|F2 D>D D2:| |:(D/E/F/G/)|ABA>F A2 (A/B/c/d/)|e>def gfed|a2 fd g2 ec| e2 e>e e2 fg|afdf a2f2|dfce A3 (3A/B/c/|dAFD GBEG|F2 D>D D2:|]

ROBINSON'S MARCH. American, March (cut time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. "Robinson's March" was published in the New England collections The Village Fifer (1808) and the Massachusetts Collection of Martial Musick (editions of 1818, 1820 and 1826). In addition, it was entered into the period music manuscripts of Joseph Hooves (Ipswich, MA), Ebenezer Bevens (Middletown, CT), Daniel Henry Huntington (Onondaga, NY), and Nathaniel Brown (Durham, CT).

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Elias Howe (Musician’s Omnibus Nos. 6 & 7), Boston, 1880-1882; p. 603. Norris & Sawyer (The Village Fifer), 1808; p. 62. Alvan Robinson Jr. (Massachusetts Collection of Martial Musick), 1818; p. 48. A. Robinson Jr. (Massachusetts collection of martial musick: containing a plain, easy and concise introduction to the grounds of martial musick), Exeter, 1820; p. 63.

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