Quick Step 25th Regiment (1)

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 Theme code Index    1H531 1231
 Also known as    Europa, European, Quick Step to the 52nd Regiment
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    March/Marche
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:James Aird
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Selection of Scotch English Irish and Foreign Airs vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 2, p. 1
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1782
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Quick Step 25th Regiment [1] M:2/4 L:1/8 R:March B:Aird - Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs vol. 1 (1782, No. 2) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G gddc|(B/c/d/B/) GD|GB (A/B/c/A/)|BGGd|ecce|dBBd|gdcB|B2 A2:| |:FA Ad/c/|BG G2|Bdd=f|(e/d/)(c/B/) c2|eaag|(g/f/e/d/) gc|BA/G/ FD|GG G2:|]

X:1 T:Quick Step to the 52nd Regiment M:2/4 L:1/8 R:March N:Aird printed it as "Quick Step 25th Regiment," so perhaps N:Buttery has transposed his '2' and '5' in his title? S:The Buttery Manuscript (c. 1784-1820, No. 560) N:John Buttery (1784-1854) joined the 34th Regiment in Lincoln, N:Lincolnshire, England, in 1797 and served as a fifer until discharged in N:1814. His large ms. contains marches, duty calls, dance tunes and airs. N:EASMES identifies this as the Fife MS. and suggests a date of 1780, see N: https://www.cdss.org/elibrary/Easmes/Index.htm Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G gddc|B/c/d/B/ GD|GB A/B/c/A/|BGGd|ecce|dBBd|gdcB|B2A2:| |:FA Ad/c/|BG G2|Bdd=f|e/d/c/B/ c2|eaag|g/f/e/d/ gc|BA/G/ AD|GG G2:|]