Sicilian Air

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 Theme code Index    5511 2217L
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    John Hall
 Book/Manuscript title    A Selection of Strathspeys Reels Waltzes & Irish Jigs
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 7
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1818
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Sicilian Air M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:John Hall – “A Selection of Strathspeys Reels, Waltzes & Irish Jigs” (c. 1818, p. 7) B: N:”Printed and sold by John Hall, at his Music Room.” N:Hall (1788-1862) was a music teacher in Ayr, Scotland. His dancing master’s ‘kit’ N:(a small fiddle) used in his dancing lessons, is still preserved. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G D|d2 d>F|{F}G2 GB|A>BA>G |G2 Fz|d2 d>e |d>cB>A|G2 G>A |G2 z:| |:z|d>Bg>f|e>dc>B|A>Bc>d|e>B d/c/B/A/|G2 G>B|A>GA>B|G2 {G}B2|G2z:|]