Butcher's Row (2) (The)

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 Theme code Index    115L1 3335
 Also known as    Far from Home
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Contra, Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    
 History    USA(Mid Atlantic)
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Samuel Bayard
 Book/Manuscript title    Dance to the Fiddle March to the Fife
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 132, pp. 72-73
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1981
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
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BUTCHER'S ROW [2], THE. AKA and see "Far from Home." American, Reel. Southwestern Pa. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. Not related to version #1. The 'A' part is similar to the minstrel piece "Root Hog." Bayard thought the title to be a "floating" one, i.e. attached to various tunes.

Source for notated version: Wilbur Neal (Jefferson County, Pa., 1948) [Bayard].

Printed source: Bayard (Dance to the Fiddle), 1981; No. 132, pp. 72-73.


X:1
T:Butcher's Row (2)
M:4/4
L:1/8
S:Wilbur Neal, 1948, southwestern Pa. 
B:Bayard - Dance to the Fiddle
K:G
G3E DEGA|B2 BA Bc d2|{f}gfgf edBc|dBGB AGED|
G3E DEGA|B2 BA Bcd|{f}gfgf edBc|dBAB G2z2||
gfga b2 bg|agbg agef|gfgg edBc|dBGB AGED|
G3E DEGA|B2 BA BcdB|gfgf edBc|dBAB G2z2||

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