Our Flag Is There

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 Theme code Index    3311 3311
 Also known as    American Quadrille Figure 1
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, Quadrille/Kadrilj
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    USA(Mid Atlantic), USA(Western/Pacific)
 Structure    ABACA
 Editor/Compiler    Vivian T. Williams
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:The Aurora Violin Manuscripts
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 105
 Year of publication/Date of MS    2016
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

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