Mr. Duff's Favourite Minuet

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 Theme code Index    111 222
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Sir William Parsons
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Minuet
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    3 flats
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    3/4
 History    SCOTLAND(North East)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Archibald Duff
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:A Choice Selection of Minuets Favourite Airs Hornpipes Waltzs &c.
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 5
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1812
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Mr. Duff’s Favourite Minuet C:Sir William Parsons M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Minuet B:Archibald Duff – A Choice Selection of Minuets, Favourite Airs, Hornpipes, Waltzs &c. B:Book First (Edinburgh, c. 1812, p. 5) B: N:Archibald Duff (c. 1770-c. 1840?) was a musician (along with his brother Charles) and dancing N:master, of Montrose and Aberdeen, and is recorded as being a Professor of Music residing at N:Clayills Cottage, Aberdeen in 1837. N:The volume is dedicated to Lady Mary Ramsay of Balmain Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Eb E3-E/E/ TE>D/2E/4|F3- F/F/ TF>E/2F/4|G>A B2c2|F>EF>G F2|E3-E/E/ E>D/2E/4| B3- B/B/ TB>=A/2B/4|(cd/e/) (dc)(B=A)|B2 (Bd) B2::G>A B2c2|(F>G) A2B2| E3F G>A|G3A F2|EG Be cA|(GE)(GB) {d}e2|(AB/c/) (BA)(GF)|E2 (EG) E2:|