Swallowtail Jig (1)

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 Theme code Index    5155 47b44
 Also known as    Swallow Tail
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Bill Lowry
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Contra
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Dorian
 Time signature    6/8
 History    USA(Mid Atlantic)
 Structure    AB, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Samuel Bayard
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Hill Country Tunes
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 45
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1944
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 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X: 1 T: 45. SWALLOW TAIL B: Sam Bayard, "Hill Country Tunes" 1945 #45 S: Played by Irvin Yaugher Jr., Mt. Independence, PA, Oct 19 1943. Learned from Bill Lowry, a local fiddler, now deceased. R: jig M: 6/8 L: 1/8 Z: 2010 John Chambers <jc:trillian.mit.edu> F:http://www.john-chambers.us/~jc/music/book/HillCountryTunes/45_SwallowTail_Am.abc K: Ador e- |\ efe AGA | efe edB | ded GFG | ded dze | efe AGA | efe gzf | efe edB | A3 A2 || e | ef^g a2b |[M:9/8] a^/ge g3 d3 |[M:6/8] ef^g a2b |[M:9/8] a^/ge a2z d3 | [M:6/8] ef^g a2b | a^/ge gz2 | G>Bd edB | A3 A2 |]