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 Theme code Index    1125 317L5L
 Also known as    Chelmsford Races, Hullichan Jig, Guard House (The), Marchioness (The), Soldier's Dance
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England, Scotland
 Genre/Style    English, Scottish, Stage
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance, Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    B
 Accidental    2 flats
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    SCOTLAND(Central Scotland)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Neil Stewart
 Book/Manuscript title    A Selection of Favorite Airs as Performed at the Royal Circus Edinburgh and Sadlers Wells London No. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 1
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1791
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   ()   

X:1 T:Master Giles M:6/8 L:1/8 B:Neil Stewart – Circus Tunes No. 2 (c. 1791, p. 1) N:Stewart published 8 small volumes of tunes played N:at the Edinburgh Royal Circus in the 1790’s. See also N:John Watlen’s circus collection. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Bb F|B2B TB>AB|c2c f2f|d2d B2B|A>Bc F>GA| B2B TB>AB|c2c f2f|egf edc|B3 B2:| |:f|~f>ef ~d>ef|g2g Tg3|Ta>ga f>ga|b2b b Tb3| Tf>ef def|g2a bag|fed cBA|B3 B2:|