High Road to Dublin (3) (The)

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 Theme code Index    3H72H5 3H71H4
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille, Slip/Hop Jig
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8, 9/8
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Samuel Ann & Peter Thompson
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:The Hibernian Muse; a Collection of Irish Airs including the Most Favourite Compositions of Carolan
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 89, p. 55
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1787
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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X:1 % T:High Road to Dublin [3], The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:Samuel, Anne & Peter Thompson – The Hibernian Muse B:(London, 1787, No. 89, p. 55) N:”A Collection of the most Favorite Compositions of N:Carolan the Celebrated Irish Bard” N:The tune is transcribed as it appears in 6/8 time in N:the Thompson's collection, however, it is a slip jig N:and should be barred in 9/8 time. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D g|fed cAc|ecA A2g|fed cAc|dBG G2g| fed cAc|def gfe|agf gfe|dBG G2:| |:B|A2a acA|acA A2B|A2a acA|dBG G2B| A2a acA|acA acA|agf gfe|dBG G2:|]