Nelson's Chase

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search



Nelson's Chase  Click on the tune title to see or modify Nelson's Chase's annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Browse/:Nelson's Chase
 Theme code Index    1315 1H1H2H5
 Also known as    Bennett's Favorite, Great Eastern Reel, Grondeuse (1) (La), John Brennan's Reel (1), O'Byrne's Fancy, Scups Come, Spiora airgid (An), Silver Spire
 Composer/Core Source    Isaac Homan
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Contra
 Meter/Rhythm    Quadrille/Kadrilj
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    USA(Mid Atlantic)
 Structure    AA'B
 Editor/Compiler    Isaac Homan
 Book/Manuscript title    Isaac Homan music manuscript collection
 Tune and/or Page number    Book 1, p. 7
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1851
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   (1)   




X:1 T:Nelson’s Chase M:2/4 L:1/8 N:The tune may be the Finale of the “Howard Sett” of quadrilles. N:”All han(d)s to the left” is penciled at the end of the tune, indicating N:its purpose as a dance tune. N:The tune is an early version of "Silver Spire" S:Isaac Homan manuscript (mid-19th century, Long Island, NY) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D A,|DF/E/ D/F/A/c/|d/c/d/f/ e/c/A/F/|G/B/E/G/ F/A/D/F/|1G/F/E/D/ C/E/A,/E/:|2 E/D/C/E/ D|| A,|A,/B,/C/D/ E/F/G/E/|F/D/E/F/ G/A/B/c/|d/c/d/B/ c/d/e/f/|g/f/g/e/ d/c/B/A/| d/e/f/d/ c/e/A/c/|d/c/d/B/ A/F/D/F/|G/B/D/G/ F/A/D/F/|E/D/C/E/ D:|]