Belles of South Boston (The)

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 Theme code Index    5165 247L5L
 Also known as    Favorite Hornpipe (2)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Contra
 Meter/Rhythm    Hornpipe/Clog
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    USA(New England)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    William Bradbury Ryan
 Book/Manuscript title    Ryan's Mammoth Collection
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 150
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1883
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BELLES OF SOUTH BOSTON. AKA and see "Favorite Hornpipe (2)." American, Hornpipe. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. South Boston--'Southie'--has had a long history as an Irish enclave.

Printed sources: Cole (1000 Fiddle Tunes), 1940; p. 113. Ryan's Mammoth Collection, 1883; p. 150.

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L:1/8
R:Hornpipe
S:Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1883)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
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