Johnny Blow the Candle Out

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Johnny Blow the Candle Out

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 Theme code Index   13b51 7bL247bL
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    George W. Allen
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Contra
 Meter/Rhythm    Hornpipe/Clog
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Dorian
 Time signature    2/4
 History    USA(Mid Atlantic)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    George W. Allen
 Book/Manuscript title    George W. Allen music manuscript collection
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 14
 Year of publication/Date of MS    late 19th century
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X:1 T:Johnny Blow the Candle Out M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Hornpipe C:George W. Allen S:George W. Allen – Clogs, Hornpipes, Reels & Jigs (No. 14) S:From a handmade music manuscript book, date unknown (late 19th cent.) S:[1]. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion N:First strain written with no accidentals, but sounds better with sharp 'f' notes N:in both strains. K:Amin a|A/>B/c/>d/ e/>c/A|G/>A/B/>c/ d/>B/G/>B/|A/>B/c/>d/ e/>f/g/>a/|g/>e/d/>B/ Aa| A/>B/c/>d/ e/>c/A|G/>A/B/>e/ d/>B/G/>B/|A/>B/c/>d/ e/>f/g/>a/|g/>e/d/>B/ A:| |:a/>b/|a/>g/e/>g/ a a/>^f/|{a}g/>^f/g/>a/ b/>g/e/>g/|a/>g/e/>g/ aa/>^f/|g/>e/d/>B/ Aa/>b/| a/>g/e/>g/ aa/>^f/|{a}g/>f/g/>a/ b/>g/e/>g/|b/>g/a/>^f/ g/>d/B/>d/|e/>g/d/>B/ A!D.C.!:|