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 Theme code Index    5L011 3b3b57b
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    George H. Coes
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Minstrel
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    
 Structure    ABABCC
 Editor/Compiler    George H. Coes
 Book/Manuscript title    Coes Album of Jigs and Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 20
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1876
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 Score   (1)   



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