Chelmsford Races

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 Theme code Index    1125 317L5L
 Also known as    Guard House (The), Hullichan Jig (The), Marchioness (The), Master Giles, Soldier's Dance
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance, Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    B
 Accidental    2 flats
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Roger Trim et al
 Book/Manuscript title    Musical Heritage of Thomas Hardy vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 94
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1990
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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X:1 T:Chelmsford Races M:6/8 L:1/8 N:You'll notice the similarity with "Hullichan Jig" in the B part though its N:not quite the same. The tune is in the Thomas Hardy collection, though N:seemingly unknown in its native Chelmsford-a fact I am trying to remedy. Z:Roger Digby K:G %Transposed from Bb D|"G"G2G GFG|"D"A2A d2d|"G"B2B G2G|"D"FGA DEF| "G"G2G GFG|"D"A2A d2d|"C"ced "D"cBA|"G"G2G G2:| |:d|"G"dcd Bcd|"C"e2e e3|"D"fef def|"G"g2g g3| "G"dcd Bcd|"C"e2f gfe|"G"ded "D7"cBA|"G"G2G G2:||