By the Fireside (2)

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 Theme code Index    5H6H5H1H 2H51H4H
 Also known as    Fair (1) (The)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Canada
 Genre/Style    Cape Breton/PEI
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    C
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    CANADA(Maritimes/English)
 Structure    AABB'
 Editor/Compiler    Ken Perlman
 Book/Manuscript title    Fiddle Music of Prince Edward Island (The)
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 146
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1996
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 Title of recording    
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BY THE FIRESIDE [2]. Canadian, Jig. C Major ('A" part) & G Major ('B' part). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. The melody appears in Raven's English country dance collection as "Fair (1) (The)."

Source for notated version: Sterling Baker (b. mid-1940's, Morell, North-East Kings County, Prince Edward Island; now resident of Montague) [Perlman].

Recorded source: Perlman (The Fiddle Music of Prince Edward Island), 1996; p. 146.


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