Mexican Polka

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 Theme code Index    25L31 3422
 Also known as    Black Raven (The)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Polka
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    One part
 Editor/Compiler    Stephen F. Davis
 Book/Manuscript title    Devil's Box vol. 32 No. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 41
 Year of publication/Date of MS    Summer 1998
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Mexican Polka T:Black Raven, The N:Transcribed by Bill Maloy from jam sessions in the 1960's and N:1970's at the DAV Club in Macon, Georgia. He was told by another N:musician that the tune was correctly called "The Black Raven" and N:that it was sometimes used by Latin American bands for the dance N:called the meringue. M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Polka B:Stephen F. Davis - Devil's Box, vol. 32, No. 2, Summer 1998 (p. 41) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G G||"G"G2 DG|B G2B|Bd cB|"D7"A3F|F2 DF|AF2A|AcBA|"G"G3G| "G"G2 DG|BG2B|"G7"c3c|c2Ac|"G"G2 GB|"D7"AA GF|"G"G3d| "G"d2 ed|B3B|BG AB|"D7"c3c|c2 dc|A3 A|AF GA|"G"B3d| "G"d2 ed|B3B|"G7"BG AB|"C"c3c|c2 Ac|"G"B2 GB|"D7"AA GF|"G"GG/G/ G||