Shandy (The)

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 Theme code Index    1H1H1H3H 2662
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    John Buttery
 Book/Manuscript title    John Buttery music manuscript collection
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 34, p. 8
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1784-1820
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   ()   

X:1 T:Shandy, The. A Retreat. A Cuntrey Dance. M:C| L:1/8 S:The Buttery Manuscript (c. 1784-1820, No. 34, p. 8) 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: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D d2 de defd|EE/E/ BA BEEB|dcde defg|aAAG {G}F2{E}D2:| |:FAAB dBAF|GBAF EFGE|FAAB ABde|fdgf {f}e2d2:|]