Cupid's Frolic (2)

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 Theme code Index    3H3H1H 3H4H1H
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Triple Hornpipe
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    4 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    3/2
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Charles and Samuel Thompson
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances vol. 3
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 128
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1773
 Title of recording    
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CUPID'S FROLIC [2]. English, "Old" (Triple) Hornpipe (3/2 time). E Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody was first published by Charles and Samuel Thompson in their Compleat Collection, vol. 3 (London, 1773). As with numerous tunes from the Thompson's 1773 collection, it was copied into the 1788 music manuscript collection of fiddler John and William Pitt Turner (Norwich, Conn.).

Printed source: Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 3), 1773; No. 128.

T:Cupid's Frolic  [2]
B:Thompson's Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 3 (London, 1773)
Z:Transcribed and edited by Fynnian Titford-Mock, 2007
Z:abc's:AK/Fiddler's Companion 
(ge)(bf) (gf)(ed) e4|(ga)(bf) (af)(ed) eg B2|(ge)(bf) (gf)(ed) e4|(Be)(dc) (BA)(GF) E4:|
|:(GE)(BG) (e=d)(cB) c2A2|(cF) (fg) (ag)(fe) e2d2|(ba)(gf) (ag)(fe) (gf)(ed)|(Be)(dc) (BA)(GF) E4:||

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