Hop Bitters (The)

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 Theme code Index    1762 7L4#37L
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Hornpipe/Clog
 Key/Tonic of    B
 Accidental    2 flats
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:"A Professional Player"
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Köhlers’ Violin Repository vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 8
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1881
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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T:Hop Bitters (The)
B:Köhlers’ Violin Repository vol. 1 (1881, p. 8)
N:Arranged by journeyman composer W.B. Laybourn (1835-1888), who was born in London 
N:but who lived for many years in the north of England (North Shields) before 
N:finally moving on to Edinburgh. It was Laybourn who was "A Professional Player" 
N:credited with editing the Köhlers violin collections of the 1880's.
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
B>(ba>)b (g>e)c>B|A>(f=e>)f (d>B)A>F|_E>(ed>)e (d>B)A>B|(3cdc (3BAG (3FGF (3EDC|
B>ba>b g>ec>B|A>f=e>f d>BA>F|E>ed>e d>cG>A|c2 [D2B2][D2B2]z2||
E(c=Bc) e(cBc)|f(c=Bc g)(cBc|_b)(c=Bc a)(cBc|e)(c=Bc g)(cBc|
E)(c=Bc e)(cBc|f)(c=Bc g)(cBc|_b)(c=Bc a)(cBc)|[A2f2][A2f2][A2f2]z2||

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