General Toast (The)

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search



General Toast (The)  Click on the tune title to see or modify General Toast (The)'s annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Browse/:General Toast (The)
 Theme code Index    11H65 11H65
 Also known as    Gamest Toast (The), Here's to the Maiden
 Composer/Core Source    John Peacock, Ellis Knowles
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English, Northumbrian/Borders
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, Country Dance, Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    ENGLAND(North East)
 Structure    One part, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Samuel Ann & Peter Thompson
 Book/Manuscript title    The Hibernian Muse; a Collection of Irish Airs including the Most Favourite Compositions of Carolan
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 71, p. 45
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1787
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   ()   


General Toast (The): Annotations


X:1
%
T:General Toast, The – In the School for Scandal
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Air
B:Samuel, Anne & Peter Thompson – The Hibernian Muse 
B:(London, 1787, No. 71, p. 45)
N:”A Collection of the most Favorite Compositions 
N:of Carolan the Celebrated Irish Bard”
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:G
G>AG gfg|ede d3|GAG gfg|Te3 d3|
G>AG gfg|ede !fermata!d2d|cdc BcB|TA3 G3|
Bcd d3|dcB A2A|Bcd ded|cBA G3|
Bcd d3|dcB A2A|Bcd dgd|cBA G3||
X:1
%
T:General Toast, The
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Country Dance
B:James Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish 
B:and Foreign Airs, vol. 3 (Glasgow, 1788, No. 512, p. 196)
N:”Humbly dedicated to the Volunteers and Defensive 
N:Bands of Great Britain and Ireland”
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:G
G>AG g>fg|edc B2A|G>AG g>fg|e3 d3|
G>AG g>fg|edc B2A|G>AG edc|B2A G3:|
|:Bcd d3e>dc B2G|B>cd d>gd|cBA G3|
Bcd d3|e>dc B2G|B>cd d>gd|cBA G3:|]
X:1
%
T:General Toast
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Jig
K:F
F>GF fef | dcd c2F | F>GF fef | d3c3 | 
F>GF fef | dcd c2A | B>cB cdc | G3F2F :|
|: A>Bc c3 | c>BA G2F | A>Bc c>dc | B>AG F3 | 
A>Bc c3 | c>BA G2F | A>Bc c>fc | B>AG F3 :| 

General Toast (The): Annotations