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 Theme code Index    1253 1253
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England, Scotland
 Genre/Style    English, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    
 Structure    One part
 Editor/Compiler    Charles and Samuel Thompson
 Book/Manuscript title    Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances vol. 3
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 40
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1773
 Artist    Jimmy Shand
 Title of recording    Legendary (The)
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    CDSL8284
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   ()   


Black Dance (The): Annotations


X:3
%
T:Black Dance, The
M:2/4
L:1/8
B:Thompson's Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 3 (London, 1773)
Z:Transcribed and edited by Fynnian Titford-Mock, 2007
Z:abc's:AK/Fiddler's Companion 
K:G
d/B/|GG A/B/c/A/|d/e/d/c/ B(d/B/)|GG A/B/c/A/|d/e/d/c/ B(e/f/)|
gg g(f/e/)|dd d(c/B/)|G(A/B/) c(B/A/)|GG G(e/f/)|
gg g(f/e/)|dd d(c/B/)|G(A/B/) c(B/A/)|GGG||
X:1
%
T:Black Dance
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Country Dance Tune
B:Straight and Skillern – Two Hundred and Four Favourite Country Dances, vol. 1 (c. 1775, No. 36, p. 18)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:G
d/B/|GG A/B/c/A/|d/e/d/c/ Bd/B/|GG A/B/c/A/|d/e/d/c/ Be/f/|
gg {a}gf/e/|dd dc/B/|AA/B/ {d}cB/A/|GG Ge/f/|
gg gf/e/|dd dc/B/|AA/B/ {d}cB/A/|GGG:|]
X:1
%
T:Black Dance
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Scots Measure
B:McGlashan - Collection of Scots Measures  (177?, p. 1)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:G
GG A/B/c/A/|d/e/d/c/ Bd|GG A/B/c/A/|d/e/d/c/ Bd|
GG A/B/c/A/|d/e/d/c/ Bd|GG A/B/c/A/|d/e/d/c/ B||
e/f/|gg gf/e/|dd dc/B/|GA/B/ cB/A/|GG G||
X:1
%
T:Black Dance, The
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Country Dance
B:Robert Ross – Choice Collection of Scots Reels or Country Dances 
B:& Strathspeys (Edinburgh, 1780, p. 29)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:G
d/B/|GG A/B/c/A/|(d/e/).d/.c/ Bd/B/|GG A/B/c/A/|(d/e/).d/.c/ B:|
|:e/f/|gg {a}g(f/e/)|dd {e}d(c/B/)|GA/B/ {d}c(B/A/)|GGG:|]
X:2
%
T:Black Dance
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Reel
S:Henry Livingston's manuscript copybook, late 18th century
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:G 
(d/B/) | GG A/B/c/A/ | d/e/d/c/ B(d/B/) | GG A/B/c/A/ | d/e/d/c/ B(e/f/) | 
gg g(f/e/) | dd d(c/B/) | G(A/B/) c(B/A/) | GG G(e/f/) | 
gg g(f/e/) | dd dc/B/ | G(A/B/) c(B/A/) | GG G :||
X:1
%
T:Black Dance
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Country Dance
S:John Sutherland manuscript collection, “Music for the Bagpipe” (late 18th century)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:G
d/B/|GG A/B/c/A/|d/e/d/c/ Bd/B/|GG A/B/c/A/|d/e/d/c/ B:|
|:(3d/e/f/|gg a/g/f/e/|dd /e/d/c/B/|AB/c/ d/c/B/A/|GGG :|]
X:1 
%
T:Black Dance, The
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Country Dance Tune
B:Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 1 (1782, No. 52, p. 18)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:G
d/B/|GG A/B/c/A/|d/e/d/c/ Bd/B/|GG A/B/c/A/|d/c/B/A/ G2:|
|:(3d/e/f/|gggf/e/|dd d/c/B/A/|GA/B/ cB/A/|GGG:|]

Black Dance (The): Annotations