My Old Kentucky Home

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 Theme code Index    3312 4453
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Stage
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, Hornpipe/Clog
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AABB'
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:James S. Kerr
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Merry Melodies vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 407, p. 46
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1880's
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   


X:1 T:My Old Kentucky Home M:C| L:1/8 R:Air B:James Goodman music manuscript collection, Book 2, p. 59 (mid-19th century) B: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G GA|B2B2 G2 A>B|cBce d3c|BA zG G2 FG|A6A2| B2B2G2 AB|cBce d2 G>A|B2B2 AGBA|G6|| d2B2c3e| d2B2 z2 zA|G3A G2E2|A6 GA| B2B2 G2 AB|cBce d2 G>A|BG c>B A2 A>F|G6||

X:1 T:My Old Kentucky Home C:Stephen Foster M:C L:1/8 R:"Sand Jig" B:Kerr - Merry Melodies, vol. 2 (c. 1880's, No. 407) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G (DG)|B2B2 G2 (AB)|cBce d2B2|B3A G2 (FG)|AD^CD EFGA| B2B2G2 (AB)|cBce d2 (GA)|BGcB A2 A>F|G2 [B2g2][B2g2]:| (GB)|:d3B cBce|d2B4 A2|G3A G2E2|G6 (GA)| B2B2 G2 (AB)|cBce d2 (GA)|BGcB A2 A>F|1 GDEF GABc:|2 G2 [B2g2][B2g2]|]