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X:1 % T:Rose and Colin M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Country Dance B:Samuel, Ann & Peter Thompson - Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 5 (London, 1788, p. 45) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G d2B g2d|bag fed|efg dcB|ABG FED| d2B g2d|bag fed|^cde fga|gfe d3:| |:dBd gdb|cAc fca|gfe dcB|ABG FED| GDB GdB|gdb gdB|ecg dcB|AGF G3:|]

ROSE AND COLIN. English, Country Dance Tune (6/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Rose and Colin (Oct., 1778) was a one-act comic opera by songwriter, author and composer Charles Dibin (1745-1814), staged at the Theatre-Royal in Covent Garden.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - an MS collection by fiddler Lawrence Leadley, 1827-1897 (Helperby, Yorkshire) [Merryweather & Seattle].

Printed sources : - Merryweather & Seattle (The Fiddler of Helperby), 1994; No. 60, p. 43. Samuel, Ann & Peter Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 5), London, 1788; p. 45.

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