Blacksmith (2) (The)

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 Theme code Index    3111 3112
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    March/Marche
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    USA(Mid Atlantic)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Samuel Bayard
 Book/Manuscript title    Hill Country Tunes
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 69
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1944
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   ()   

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BLACKSMITH [2], THE. Old-Time, March? D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. "Tunes constructed like this one, with the second part consisting almost entirely of the first part repeated an octave higher, are not often encountered in the repertories of American country fiddlers" (Bayard).

Source for notated version: Mrs. Sarah Armstrong, (near) Derry, Pennsylvania, November 5, 1943 [Bayard].

Printed source: Bayard (Hill Country Tunes), 1944; No. 69.