Fox Hunter’s Jig (1) (The)

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 Theme code Index    3H2H1H2H 3H2H1H1H
 Also known as    French Horn Tune
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England, Scotland
 Genre/Style    English, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:James Aird
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Selection of Scotch English Irish and Foreign Airs vol. 3
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 580, p. 222
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1788
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:French Horn Tune N:A version of "Fox Hunter's Jig [1]" M:6/8 L:1/8 N:Meter in ms. is given as 3/2, and key in ms is give as one sharp. B:John Thomas music manuscript collection (Wales, 1752, p. 19) F: N:Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru – The National Library of Wales Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D f|f2e e2d|d2e e2 d/e/|fgf ede|d3- d2 d/e/| f2f ffa|ffa ffa|e2e eeg|eeg eeg| ffa ffa|eeg eeg|fga agf|e3- e2|| AA|e2f eeA|e2f e2 d/e/|fga agf|ede e2 d/e/| fdd gee|fdd gee|faa efg|faa efg| f2e e2d|d2e e2 d/e/|fgf ede|d3- d2||

X:1 T:Fox Hunter’s Jig [1], The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:James Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 3 (Glasgow, 1788, No. 580, p. 222) N:”Humbly dedicated to the Volunteers and Defensive Bands of Great Britain and Ireland” Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D f|f2e e2d|d2e ede|fgf ede|d4 zf| f2f faf|faf faf|e2e ege|ege ege| f2f faf |eee e3 |fga agf|e4 z:| |:e|e2f e2A|eee ede|fga agf|eee e3| fdd gee |fdd gee|fga efg|fga efg| f2e e2d|d2e ede|fgf ede ddd d2:|]