Dandy Broadway Swell

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 Theme code Index    3H2H1H5 1H2H3H0
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Minstrel
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    ABC
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Gumbo Chaff
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:The Complete Preceptor for the Banjo
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 15
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1851
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Dandy Broadway Swell M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:Gumbo Chaff - The Complete Preceptor for the Banjo (1851, p. 15) N: A later edition of the earliest known banjo tutor, published in 1848. It was written by Elias Howe, whose pseudonym Gumbo Chaff N:is taken from Thomas Dartmouth Rice's 1834 blackface character. The 1851 edition was published in Boston by Oliver Ditson. N:In 1850 Howe sold some of his works to Ditson (this one among them) and agreed not to publish similar works for ten years. Z:AK/FIddler's Companion K:D a/g/|f>f e>e|d>d AA|dd/f/ ea|f2 zf| ea ea|ec ee|ceBe|A2z|| A/A/|g>f ed|c<e AA|gf gf|g2 zA| df !fermata!fd|eg gb|af ge| d2z|| A|f>^e f>e|f>^e f>e|f>f a>g|e2 zA| df fd|gb !fermata!bb/b/|b/a/g/f/ a/g/f/e/|d2 z||

X:8 T:De Dandy Broad Way Swell. Roose.0793 M:C L:1/8 Q:1/4=100 Q:"^Con Spirito" W:two sharps in ms. The tune actually seems to be in G. The c#'s look and sound like a mistake. N: Bar 1 is written with a redundant bar line after its second beat, omitted here B:J.Roose MS, Manchester, c1850 Z:Village Music Project. John Gibbons, 9/2019 K:G D | "_Key sig two sharps in ms"G>G GG G>G GG | G>G GG G3 G | G>G GG G>G GG | G>E EE A3 D | AA AA AA AA | AA AA A3 A | A>A A>A A>A A>A | A>A BA G3 || M: 6/8 Q:3/8=110 |:G/A/ | B2B B2B | c2c c2c | B2B B2B | A2 z z2 A | B2B B2B | c2d e2 !fermata!g | d2c B2A |G2 z z2:|