Comical Corner (1)

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search



Comical Corner (1)  Click on the tune title to see or modify Comical Corner (1)'s annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Browse/:Comical Corner (1)
 Theme code Index    1247L 1245, 1347L 1345
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4, 2/4
 History    
 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. 11
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1765
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   ()   


COMICAL CORNER [1]. English, Country Dance Tune (2/4 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody also appears (in 4/4 time) in the 1842 music manuscript collection of Cumbrian musician John Rook. William Vickers printed a different tune by the same name in his 1770 collection.

Printed source: Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 2), 1765; No. 11

X:1
T:Comical Corner [1]
M:C
L:1/8
S:John Rook manuscript (Cumbria, 1842)
K:G
G2 AB cAFD|G2 AB c2d2|gdcB ecAc|BGAF G2G2:|
|:g2 b/a/g/f/ gdBG|g2 b/a/g/f/ g2 ga|bgaf gedc|BGAF G2G2:|
X:2
T:Comical Corner [1]
M:2/4
L:1/8
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 
K:G
D|G2 (B/c/d/B/|cAFA|G2 (B/c/d/B/)|c2e2|gd (B/c/d/B/)|ec (A/B/c/A/)|BG (F/G/A/F/)|G2 [G,G]:|
|:d|g2 f/g/a/f/|gdBd|g2 f/g/a/f/|g2b2|af d(e/f/)|gd B(c/d/)|BGDF|G2 [G,G]:||