Old Whaler (The)

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 Theme code Index    1155 1H3H1H6
 Also known as    Tip Top Hornpipe (1)
 Composer/Core Source    J. Sharpe
 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
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    George H. Coes
 Book/Manuscript title    Coes Album of Jigs and Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 31
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1876
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Old Whaler, The C:J. Sharpe M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Reel 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. 31) N:Coes performed with the San Francisco Minstrels in California from 1852 to 1859. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D A,|{E}D/C/D/F/ A/^G/A/c/|d/e/f/e/ d/c/B/c/ |d/c/d/B/ A/F/D/F/|C/D/E/F/ E/G/F/E/| {E}D/C/D/F/ {B}A/=G/A/c/|d/e/f/e/ d/c/^A/c/|d/e/f/e/ d/c/^A/B/|bz/b/ z/a/g|z/A/ F/A/ dz:| |:f/g/|a/b/a/f/ d/e/f/d/|e/f/d/f/ e/d/B/c/|d/c/d/B/ A/F/D/F/|A,/E/ (3E/E/E/ E/G/F/E/| {E}D/C/D/F/ A/^G/A/c/|d/e/f/e/ d/c/^A/B/|b z/b/ a/a/g|z/A/ F/A/ dz:|]