Handel’s Gavotte

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 Theme code Index    1654 246L6L
 Also known as    Sir Sidney Smith March
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 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Military
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance, March/Marche
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AABB
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Handel’s Gavotte: Annotations

T:Handel’s Gavotte, A Quick Step
S:Thomas Nixon music manuscript collection, c. 1778
N:Nixon (1762-1842) was a fifer in the American War of Independence, 
N:from the age of 13. He lived in Framingham, Connecticut. 
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
G2e2 d2 cB|A2 cA E2 ED|GDGB ADAc|G2e2 d2 cB|
A2 c/B/A/G/ F2 ED|c2 BA B2 AG|DGFA G4:|
|:d2g2e2 ed|f2 ge ^c2  BA|dAdf eceg|dAdef eAeg|
d2g2e2 ed|e2 fd ^c2 BA|g2 fe f2 ed|f/e/d/c/ d4:|]

Handel’s Gavotte: Annotations