X:1 % T:Salutation M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Country Dance B: Young – Second Volume of the Dancing Master, 1st edition (1710, p. ) K:A e2 c>B A/B/c|B2E2E2|F/G/A F(E/D/) (C/D/)E|B,2-B,2 B>c| d2f2 F/G/A|G2-G B/c/d|ec cc BB|A2-Ae (f/g/)a:| |:d>c de (f/e/)(f/g/)|B2-B^d ef|g>a f(g/e/) f^d|e2-eB B/c/d| c>B cA (F/G/A)|G2 Ge (e/f/)g|f>e (f/a/)(e/c/) BA|A2-Ae (f/g/)a:|]
SALUTATION. English, Country Dance Tune (3/4 time). A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody with directions for a country dance appears in all four editions of London publisher John Young's Second Volume of the Dancing Master (1710-1728), as well as in John Walsh's The New Country Dancing Master...2d Book (1710) and The Second Book of the Compleat Country Dancing-Master (editions of 1719 and 1754).