Now is the Time

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 Theme code Index    1H3H2H1H 6522
 Also known as    Aldridge's Rant, Highland Reel (1) (A), Humors of Ballyconnell (1) (The), Lustian's Reel, Scotch Reel (7) (A)
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Hirschel Fenton
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Minstrel
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4, 2/2
 Structure    AABBCC
 Editor/Compiler    George H. Coes
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Coes Album of Jigs and Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 47
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1876
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Now is the Time C:Hirschel Fenton M:2/4 L:1/8 R:D B:Coes Album of Jigs and Reels, something new, for professional and amateur violinists, B:leaders of orchestras, quadrille bands, and clog, reel and jig dancers; consisting of a B:Grand Collection of entirely New and Original Clog-Hornpipes, Reels, jigs, B:Scotch Reels, Irish Reels and Jigs, Waltzes, Walk-Arounds, etc. (1876, p. 47) N:Coes performed with the San Francisco Minstrels in California from 1852 to 1859. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D A|Sd/e/ (3f/g/a/ e/f/d/A/|B/d/A/F/ (3E/E/E/E|d/e/ (3f/g/a/ e/f/d/A/|B/d/A/F/ (3D/D/D/D z/|| d/e/f/a/ e/f/d/A/|B/A/B/d/ e/d/e/f/|d/e/ (3f/g/a/ e/f/d/A/|B/d/A/F/ D:| |:F/G/|(3A/A/A/ A/F/ D/F/A/F/|(3B/B/B/ B/G/ E/G/B/G/|(3A/A/A/ A/F/ d/e/f/e/|d/B/A/F/ D/F/E/D/| (3A/A/A/ A/F/ D/F/G/A/|(3B/B/B/ B/G/ E/G/B/G/|(3A/A/A/ A/F/ d/e/f/e/|d/B/A/F/ D:| |:f/g/|a/b/a/f/ a/b/a/f/|g/e/b/e/ g/e/b/e/|a/b/a/f/ a/b/a/f/|{a}g/f/g/e/ d/e/f/g/| a/b/a/f/ a/b/a/f/|g/e/b/e/ g/e/b/e/|a/b/a/f/ a/b/a/f/|{a}g/f/g/e/ d!D.C.!:|]

X:1 T:Now is the Time M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Laybourn - Köhlers' Violin Repository Book 2 (1881-1885, p. 165) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D A2|de (3fga (ef)dA|BdAF (3EEE E2|de (3fga (ef)dA|BdAF (3DDD D2| (de)fa (ef)dA|(BA)Bd (ed)ef|de (3fga (ef)dA|BdAF D2:| |:(FG)|(3AAA (AF) DFAF|(3BBB (BG) EGBG|(3AAA (AF) defe|dBAF D(FED)| (3AAA (AF) DFGA|(3BBB (BG) EGBG|(3AAA (AF) defe|dBAF D2:| |:(fg)|abaf abaf|gebe gebe|abaf abaf|{a}gfge defg| abaf abaf|gebe gebe|abaf abaf|{a}gfge d2:|]