Orphan Girl (The)

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 Theme code Index    133 111
 Also known as    Orphan Child (The)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    3/4
 History    USA(Southwest)
 Structure    One part
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Marion Thede
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:The Fiddle Book
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 59
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1967
 Artist    Biography:Fiddlin' John Carson
 Title of recording    The Orphan Child/The Baggage Coach Ahead
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Okeh 7006 (78 RPM)
 Year recorded    1924
 Score   (1)   

X: 1 T:Orphan Girl, The F:http://www.folkinfo.org/songs M:3/4 L:1/8 C:Music by Eld. C.G. Keith. Nov. 1, 1905 K:Eb B:The B.F. White Sacred Harp (Rev. Cooper Ed.), p. 506 z8(EG)|B4c2|B4G> B|B4(G> F)|E4B> B|e4e> e|f4c2| w:1."No_ home, no home," plead a lit-tle_ girl, At the door of a price-ly B4|:(B> B)|g4f2|e4e> c|B4B2|E4HG2|(FE4)c| w: hall, As she trem-bling stood on the pol-ished step, And lean'd_ on BB3(GF)|E6:|] w:the mar-ble_ wall.

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