Annotation:Royal Exchange (2)

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X:1 % T:Royal Exchange [2] M:6/8 L:1/8 B:Thompson’s Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 1 (London, 1757) Z:Transcribed and edited by Fynn Titford-Mock, 2007 Z:abc’s:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G G3 d3|BAG FDF|G3 d3|BGB AFA| BGB AFA|BAG FE^C|D3 d3:|| d3 a3|fdf e^ce|d3 a3|fdf e^ce| (g2e) (f2d)|e^c2 d2b|agf ed^c|(d3 d/)=c/B/A/G/F/| G3 d3|BGB AFA|G3 d3|BGB AFA| BGB AFA|BGB ABc|BAG DGF|G3 g3||

ROYAL EXCHANGE [2]. English, Jig (6/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. Although there were other tunes by this title, “Royal Exchange [2]” appears to be unique to London publisher Charles and Samuel Thomson’s 1757 country dance collection.

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Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 1), 1757; No. 23.

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