Top of the Law (The)

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 Theme code Index    1527L 1555
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:John Clark
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance, Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    SCOTLAND(Central Scotland)
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:John Clark
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:A Collection of New Strathspey Reels & Country Dances
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 7
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1795
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Top of the Law, The C:John Clark M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:John Clark – A Collection of New Strathspey Reels & Country Dances (1795, p. 7) B: N:”Dedicated to the Musical Society of Perth” Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D D2A (AG).F|E3 (C2E)|D2A (AB).G|ABA AGF| ABA AGF|E3 C2E|D2A (AB).A|F3D3:| d2g (fa).f|e3 (A2c)|d2g (fa).f|d2g (fa).f| gbg faf|e3 ABc|(Bc).B (ge).c|d3 D3| d2g (fa).f|e3 (A2c)|d2g (fa).f|d2g (fa).f| gbg faf|efd cBA|BcB (ge).c|d3 D3||