Under the Greenwood Tree

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Under the Greenwood Tree

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 Theme code Index   5H5H3H1H 2H61H1H
 Also known as    Leather Apron, Oh how they frisk it
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance, Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/4
 History    
 Structure    AA'B
 Editor/Compiler    Henry Playford
 Book/Manuscript title    Dancing Master 6th edition (Supplement)
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 168
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1679
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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Under the Greenwood Tree: Annotations


X:1
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T:Under the Greenwood Tree
M:C|
L:1/8
B:Playford - Dancing Master, Supplement to the 6th edition (1676)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:D
a2a2a3g|f3ed2 ef|e3A B3c|1 d8:|2 d6||:d2|c2B2c2d2|efec A3f|
e2d2e2f2|g6a2|f>e d2e2A2|f>e f2g2f2|e>d c2B3A|1 A6:|2 A8||:
M:6/4
L:1/8
fg|a4a2 a4g2|fg a2f2d2f2d2|e2c2A2B4c2|(d6d4):||:d2|
c4B2c4d2|e3fe2A4e2|f3ed2e4f2|(g6g4)a2|f3e d2 e4 A2|
f3ed2g4f2|e3dc2B4A2|(A6A4)::a4a2a4g2|f4e2d3ef2|
e4A2B4^c2|1 d12:|2 (d6d4)||:d2|c4B2c4c2|e3f e2A4f2|e4d2e4f2|
(g6g4)a2|f3ed2e4A2|f3ef2g4f2|e3dc2B4A2|1 (A6A4):|2 A12||
X:1
%
T:Under the Greenwood Tree
M:6/4
L:1/8
N:”Longways for as many as will.” 
B:John Walsh – Complete Country Dancing-Master, Volume the Fourth
B:(London, 1740, No. 23)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:D
a4a2 a4g2|f4 e2d4f2|e4 A2 B4^c2|1 d6 d6:|2 d6 d4||
d2|^c4B2 c4d2|e3f e2 A4f2|e4d2 e2f2|g6-g4 a2|
f3e d2 e4A2|f3e f2g4f2|e3d ^c2 B4A2|A6-A4||
P:6/8 setting:
M:6/8
L:1/16
K:D
a4a2 a4g2|f4 e2d4f2|e4 A2 B4^c2|1 d6 d6:|2 d6 d4||
d2|^c4B2 c4d2|e3fe2 A4f2|e4d2 e2f2|g6-g4 a2|
f3ed2 e4A2|f3ef2 g4f2|e3d^c2 B4A2|A6-A4||
X:1
%
T:Under the Green Wood Tree
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Air
Q:"Brisk"
N:”To be begun slow and increase in quickness to the last
N:part but one, as the tune represents a Battle.” 
B:Oswald – Caledonian Pocket Companion, Book 11 (1760, p. 126)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:D
d|a2a a2g|Tf2 e def|e2A B2c|(d3 d2):|
|:d|T(c2B) (c2d)|efe A2f|T(e2d) (e2f)|g3 g2a|
Tf>ed e2A|Tf>ef g2f|e>dc TB2A|(A3 A2):|
|:A|dfa ceg|(f/g/)ag fed|ecA (B2c)|(d3 d2):|
|:d|c2A (d2A)|(e2A2) (f2A)|(afd) e2f|(g3 g2)a|
(fd)f (ec)A|(a2f) (g2f)|edc TB2A|(A3 A2):|]

Under the Greenwood Tree: Annotations