Comical Corner (1)
COMICAL CORNER . 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  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  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]:||