First of April (The)

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 Theme code Index    5252 5521
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Rag, Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Samuel Ann & Peter Thompson
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances vol. 4
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 14
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1780
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:14 T:First of April. THO4.014, The A:England; London O: M:6/8 L:1/8 Z:vmp. Peter Dunk 2010/11.from a transcription by Fynn Titford-Mock 2007 B:Thompson's Compleat Coll. of 200 Favourite Country Dances Vol.IV. 1773-80 Q:3/8=110 K:A ecA BGE|ecA BGE|ecA ecA|BcG A3:| |:Ace aec|fed cBA|Ace agf|ef^d e3| ecA BGE|ecA BGE|EBd cBA|BAG A3:|

X: 1 T: The First of April [A] M: 6/8 L: 1/8 R: jig Z: F: K: A |: "A"ecA "E"BGE | "A"ecA "E"BGE | "A"ecA ecA | "E"BcG A3 :| |: "A"Ace aec | "D"fed "A"cBA | "A"Ace aec | "B"ef^d "E"e3 | | "A"ecA "E"BGE | "A"ecA "E"BGE | "E"EBd "A"cBA | "E"BAG "A"A3 :|