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 Theme code Index    5357 6553
 Also known as    Meg Merrilees
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England, Scotland
 Genre/Style    English, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance, Hornpipe/Clog, Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4, 2/2
 History    
 Structure    AB, AAB, AABB, AABB', AABBCCDDEEAABB
 Editor/Compiler    Muzio Clementi
 Book/Manuscript title    Periodical Collection of Popular Dances No. 26
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 2
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1820's
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   ()   


Meg Merrilies: Annotations


X:1
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T:Meg Merrilies
M:C|
L:1/8
R:Country Dance
B:Clementi & Co. - Periodical Collection of Popular Dances No. 26 (c. 1820's?, p. 2)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:Bb
de|fdBd fbag|(gf).f.f gfde|fdBd fgfd|(dc).c.c dcde|
fdBd fbag|(gf).f.f gfde|fgfd fbfd|(cB)BB B2:|
|:f2|efgf efcf|dfBf dfBf|efgf efcf|dB TBA/B/ fBbB|
efgf efcf|dfBf dfBf|efgf efcf|dBBB B2:|]
X:2
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T:Meg Merrilees
M:C
L:1/8
R:Country Dance
B:Hamilton's Universal Tune Book (1844, p. 36)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:A
cd|edcd eagf|feee e2 cd|efec efec|cBBB B2 cd|
edcd eagf|feee e2 cd|efec BABc|BAAA A2:|
|:e|^defe =dcdB|ceAe ceAe|^defe =dcdB|BAAA A2e2|
^defe =dcdB|ceAe ceAe|dcde fefg|baaa a2:||
X:2
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T:Meg Merriliees
M:C|
L:1/8
R:Country Dance
B:Stewart-Robertson - The Athole Collection (1884)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:A
cd|edcd eagf|feee e2cd|efec efec|cBBB B2cd|
edcd eagf|feee e2cd|efec BABc|A2AA A2||
e|^defe =deBe|ceAe BeGe|^defe =dcdB|BAAA A2e2|
^defe =ceBe|ceAe BeGe|BABc defg|agag a2|] 
X:3
%
T:Meg Merriliees’ Hornpipe
M:C|
L:1/8
R:Hornpipe
B:Köhler’s Violin Repository vol. 2 (1881-1885, p. 156)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:A
(cd)|edcd Aaga|(fe)ee e2 cd|(ef)ec (ea)ec|(cB)BB [G2B2] cd|
edcd Aaga|(fe)ee e2 cd|(ef)ec (BA)Bc|A2c2A2:|
|:e2|(^de)fe (=dc)dB|ceAe ceAe|(^de)fe (dc)dB|(BA)AA A2e2|
(^de)fd (=dc)dB|ceAe ceAe|(dc)de (fe)fg|(ba)aa a2:|]

Meg Merrilies: Annotations