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 Theme code Index    1H1H1H1H 3H3H1H1H
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 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Minstrel
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    ABA
 Editor/Compiler    Gumbo Chaff
 Book/Manuscript title    The Complete Preceptor for the Banjo
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 11
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1851
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 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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X:1 % T:Rosa Dear M:4/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:Gumbo Chaff - The Complete Preceptor for the Banjo (1851, p. 11) N: A later edition of the earliest known banjo tutor, published in 1848. N:It was written by Elias Howe, whose pseudonym Gumbo Chaff N:is taken from Thomas Dartmouth Rice's 1834 blackface character. N:The 1851 edition was published in Boston by Oliver Ditson. N:In 1850 Howe sold some of his works to Ditson (this one among them) N:and agreed not to publish similar works for ten years. Z:AK/FIddler's Companion K:D Ad|d2d2 dddd|f3e d3A|A2d2f2 de|fdaf !fermata!e2 AA| d2d2d2 dd|f2e2 d3d|e2f2a2d2|f3e d2!Fine!|| d|e2 ee f2 ee|B2 dc A2 a^g|^gffe e2 fe|e2 f^g a2 g=g| f2e2 dddd|e2 f2 d3d|e2f2 a3d|f3e d2!D.C.!||