Blind Man's Ramble

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 Theme code Index    1H643 1542
 Also known as    Chips and Shavens, Chips and Shavins, Jackey's Fancy
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    ENGLAND(North East)
 Structure    AABBCC
 Editor/Compiler    James Biggins
 Book/Manuscript title    James Biggins music manuscript
 Tune and/or Page number    65
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1779
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BLIND MAN'S RAMBLE. AKA and see "Chips and Shavens," "Jackey's Fancy." English, Country Dance Tune (2/4 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABBCC. The tune appears under this title in the 1779 music manuscript book of James Biggins (Leeds, west Yorkshire) and as the alternate title (to "Chips and Shavins") in William Vickers' 1770 Northumbrian manuscript book.


X: 1
T:Blind Man's Ramble,The. JBi.65
T:Chips and Shavins,aka. JBi.65
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=180
S:James Biggins MS, Leeds, 1779.
R:.Reel
O:England
A:Yorkshire
Z:vmp.Nick Barber & Chris Partington
K:D
"_Key C in MS"(B/c/)|dABF|G2 (FE)|DFAF|GEE B/c/|\
dABF|G2FE|DFAG|FDD:|!
|:(F/G/)|ABAF|G2(FE)|ABAF|GEE (F/G/)|\
ABAF|G2(FE)|DFAF|FDD:|!
|:c|dfaf|g2fe|dfaf|geef|dfaf|g2fe|dAAG|FEEc||!
dfaf|g2fe|dfaf|gee(f/e/)|afge|fdec|(B/c/d)AG|FDD:|]


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