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 Theme code Index    1H1H1H0 1H3H60
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:J.P. Carter
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Minstrel
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Gumbo Chaff
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:The Complete Preceptor for the Banjo
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 7
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1851
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Lucy Neal M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:Gumbo Chaff - The Complete Preceptor for the Banjo (1851, p. 7) N: A later edition of the earliest known banjo tutor, published in 1848. It was written by Elias Howe, whose pseudonym Gumbo Chaff N:is taken from Thomas Dartmouth Rice's 1834 blackface character. The 1851 edition was published in Boston by Oliver Ditson. N:In 1850 Howe sold some of his works to Ditson (this one among them) and agreed not to publish similar works for ten years. Z:AK/FIddler's Companion K:D A|dddd|dd zA|ddfd|B2 zc/d/|ecAc|egfe|ddcd|d2z:| |:z|dAde|f2 za|gfed|B2 z(3B/c/d/|ecAc|egfe|ddc>e|d2z:|]

X:134 T:Lucy Neal. Le4.134 M:2/4 L:1/8 Q:1/4=100 B:L.Leadley MS#4 c1850 Z:Village Music Project, 2016 Ruairidh Greig K:C G/G/|c>c cc|cc2c|(c>d cB)|A3d|(dB GB)|(df e>d)|(c>c ed)|c3G| c>c cc|cc2c/c/|(cdcB)|A3d|(dB GB)|(dfed)|(c>c ed)|c4| (c>B cd)|He4|(f>e dc)|HA4|d>d dd|(df) (ed)|c>c (ed)|c4|]

X:0753 T:Lucy Neal. Roose. 0753 M:2/4 L:1/8 Q:1/4=90 U:w=!wedge! N: A minstrel song there is a version of this tune in N:"The Boston Collection of Instrumental Music" 1840 N: N:It is also present in the Libaray of Congress attributed to JP Carter N: B:J.Roose MS, Manchester, 1850 Q:"Rather Slow" Z:Village Music Project. Rob Lands 2019 K:G D>D|G>G G>G |GG2G |GA GF |E2zA |AF DF |Ac BA |GG B>A |"8"!fermata!G2 zD | GG GG |GGz G |G>A G>F |E2zA |AF DF |Ac BA |GG B>A |"16"G3z || G>F G>A |B4 |c>B A>G |!fermata!E4 |AA A>A|Ac !fermata!BA |G<G B>A |"24"G3 z|] "Chorus"G>F G>A |!fermata!B4 |c>B A>G |!fermata!E4 |wAwA wAwA |Ac !fermata!BA |G<G B>A |"32"G4|]

X:2 T:Lucy Neal M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Minstrel Air B:Thomas Briggs - "Instructions for the Banjo" (1855, p. 13) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G D|GB/d/ GB/d/|G2 zG|GA/d/ GF|E2 zG|A/F/A/d/ DF|Ac/d/ B/G/A/d/|G>G BA|G2 zD:| GD GA|B2 zB/d/|c/d/ B/d/ A/d/ G|E2 zG|A/F/A/d/ DF|Ac/d/ B/G/A/d/|G>G BA|G2z||