Miss Lucy Long

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 Theme code Index    3H1H70 4H71H0
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Billy Whitlock
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Minstrel
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    C
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    
 Structure    One part
 Editor/Compiler    Elias Howe
 Book/Manuscript title    Complete Preceptor for the Accordeon
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 34
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1843
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
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X:1
T:Miss Lucy Long
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Air
S:Howe – Complete Preceptor for the Accordeon (1843)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:C
(c/d/) | .e.e .c.c | .Bd ze | .f.f B.B | c2 z (c/d/) | 
.e.e .c.c | Bg z g/g/ | ff AB | c2 z  c/d/ | 
.e.e .c.c | B>d ze | ff AB | c2 z c/d/ | 
.e.e .c.c | B>d ze | ff AB | c2 z :|]
X:1
T:Miss Lucy Long
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Air
B:Gumbo Chaff - The Complete Preceptor for the Banjo (1851, p. 10)
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:G
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.B.B .G.G|Fd z.d/.d/|.c.c .E.F|g2 z||
(G/A/)|.B.B. G.G|F>A zB|cc EF G2 z[G/g/][A/a/]|
[Bb][Ba] [Gg][Gg]f<az [Bb]|[cc'][cc'] [Ee][Ff[G2g2]z||

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