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 Theme code Index    1H31H4 1H322
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 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. 26
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1765
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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COMICAL FANCY. English, Country Dance Tune (2/4 time). A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. "Comical Fancy" first appeared in R. Baldwin's London Magazine, or Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer of 1760. It is one of the "missing tunes" from William Vickers' 1770 Northumbrian dance tune manuscript collection.

Printed source: Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 2), 1765; No. 26.

T:Comical Fancy, The
B:Thompson's Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 2 (London, 1765)
Z:Transcribed and edited by Fynnian Titford-Mock, 2007
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