Donnie Gilchrist's Breakdown

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 Also known as    Pierre St-Georges Breakdown
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Graham Townsend
 Region    Canada
 Genre/Style    Down-East/Maritime
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 History    CANADA(Ottawa Valley/Ontario)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Graham Townsend
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Graham Townsend's 30 Fiddle Tunes
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 12
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1994
 Artist    Biography:Graham Townsend
 Title of recording    Graham Townsend and his Country Fiddle
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Banff SBS 5296
 Year recorded    1968
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