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 Theme code Index    331H5 6231
 Also known as    Clara Polka
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Canada
 Genre/Style    Down-East/Maritime
 Meter/Rhythm    Polka
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    CANADA(Maritimes/English), CANADA(Ottawa Valley/Ontario)
 Structure    ABCD
 Editor/Compiler    Don Messer
 Book/Manuscript title    Way Down East
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 53
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1948
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CLARA. Canadian, Polka. G Major ('A' and 'C' parts) & D Major ('B' and 'D' parts). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABBCCDD.

Printed sources: Messer (Don Messer's Way Down East Fiddlin' Tunes), 1948; No. 53. Messer (Anthology of Favorite Fiddle Tunes), 1980; No. 94, p. 62.


X: 1
T:Clara Polka
R:Polka
M:2/4
L:1/16
K:G
Bcd2 Bcd2|g2B2 d4|e2A2 A4|B2G2 G4|
Bcd2 Bcd2|g2B2 d4|e2AB c2F2|G2B2 G4:|
K:D
|:A2f2 fed2|A2c2 e4|A2g2 gfe2|A2d2 f4|
A2f2 fed2|A2c2 e4|A2g2 gfe2|d2f2 d4:|
K:G
|:Bcd2 Bcd2|g2B2 d4|e2A2 A4|B2G2 G4|
Bcd2 Bcd2|g2B2 d4|e2AB c2F2|G2B2 G4:|
K:D
|:f2fe d2f2|e2ed B4|c2cB A2c2|d2f2 A4|
f2fe d2f2|e2ed B4|c2cB A2c2|d2f2 d4:||