Bookseller's Frolic (The)

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 Theme code Index    1H2H1H3 1H3H2H5
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 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance
 Key/Tonic of    F
 Accidental    1 flat
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Charles and Samuel Thompson
 Book/Manuscript title    Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 5
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1765
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BOOKSELLER'S FROLIC, THE. English, Country Dance Tune (2/4 time). F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody appears unique to London publishers Charles and Samuel Thompson's 1765 collection.

Printed source: Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 2), 1765; No. 5.

T:Bookseller's Frolic, The
B:Thompson's Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 2 (London, 1765)
Z:Transcribed and edited by Fynnian Titford-Mock, 2007
Z:abc's:AK/Fiddler's Companion
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|:c|cc (d/c/B/A/)|Bf "tr"f2|ff (g/f/e/d/)|eg "tr"g2|af b(a/g/)|afec|df (e/f/g/e/)|f3:||

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