Blue Breeches (The)

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 Theme code Index    1H51H3 1H52H3H
 Also known as    Make Your Breakfast Early, Stay where you are, Shun the Corner
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Francis Reynolds
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 History    IRELAND(Connaught), IRELAND(Leinster)
 Structure    AABB
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X:1 T:Blue Breeches B:Francis Reynolds (1862-1946) of Ballinamuck, Co Longford, B:1885 music manuscript collection M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel Z:Transcribed by Conor Ward K:D dA A/A/A (dA)FA|d2 (AB) (eg)fe|d2 AB d2 FD|GEED =c2 Bc:| |:d2 fd ed^cA|d2 fd g2 fe|d2 fd edcA|GEED =c2 Bc:|

X:1 T:Blue Breeches N:Submitted by fiddler Alex Sutherland (1874-1969) of Toome, Drumreilly, Co. N:Leitrim, to the National Folklore Commission in 1959. M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel K:D (Bc)|d-A A/A/A dAFA|(dA) A/A/A g2 (fe)|dA A/A/A d-AFA|G(E{F}ED) c2:| (Bc)|d2 f-d edcA|d2 f-d g2 f-e|d2 f-d edcA|B(E{F}ED) c2 (Bc)| dfd (ed)cA|d2 fd g2 fe|dgfg edcA|B(E{F}ED) c2|| P:A' B-c|d2 d-c dAFA|d2 d-c dgfe|dgfe dAFA|B(E{F}ED) c2 (Bc)| d-dc BAFA|d2-dc defg|afge fdec|d(E{F}ED) c2||