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X:1 T:Washington Quickstep M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig or March N:"Cavalier and Lady." B:Mari Ruef Hofer - "Polite and Social Dances: A Collection of B:Historic Dances, Spanish, Italian, French, English, German, American (1917, p. 46). K:F f2c A2F|cde f3|fed cBA|GcB AGF| f2c A2F|cde f3|fed cBA|cBG F2:|| |:A2c cdc|cdc A2F|B2d ded|def c3| A2c cdc|cdc A2F|fed cBA|cBG F3:|

WASHINGTON QUICKSTEP. AKA and see "Steamboat (The)," "Steamboat March," “Steamboat Quickstep," "Uncle Jim's.” American, Quickstep (6/8 time). A Major (Sanella): F Major (Hofer). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB.

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Printed sources : - Howe (The Musician's Companion, vol. 3), 1844; p. 128 (unnamed tune #4 in a cotillion set). Hofer (Polite and Social Dances), 1917; p. 46. Sanella (Balance and Swing), 1982.

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