Prince of Wales' Fancy (1) (The)

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 Theme code Index    1H515 1542
 Also known as    Clock in the Steeple (The), Pope's Toe (1) (The), Templeglantine (1), Kilwinning's Steeple
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AB
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 Score   (1)   

X: 1 T:The Prince of Wales' Fancy [1] S:Kilkenny Tavern sessions, London B:CR� II, No. 153, from Denis Murphy as 'The Templeglantine B:Reel'. D:Jackie Daly, Ossian OSSCD30 as 'The Pope's Toe'. N:Bart Carthy always manages to fit this one into a session. N:It is one of the many variants of 'Captain Byng'; the N:original source tune is 'I'll Gang Nae Mair to Yon Town', N:first published in Robert Bremner's 'Collection of Scots N:Reels or Country Dances' 1757, and subsequently stolen by N:Neil Gow. Robert Burns wrote some song verses to it. Z:ATB R:reel M:4/4 L:1/8 F: K:A f/2g/2|:a2ec Acec|Acec dB~B2|eaaf c2(3ABc|dfed cAA2| (3abaec AceA|Acec dB~B2|eaaf e2(3efg|a2ba afed|| (3cBAeA fAeA|(3cBAec B2~B2|(3cBAeA fAeA|dfed A3A/2B/2| (3cBAeA fAeA|(3cBAec B2~B2|Accc defa|gbeg a2e|]