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A Manual Of Morris Dances Folk-songs And Singing Games With Sheet Music And Instructions

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20 Each dance is independent.The instrumentalist plays the first section once before dancing begins. The music is repeated over and over again until the leading dancer calls out' all in!' The fiddle and piano parts are complete. Either or both may be used for the accompaniment.                O T_X T7* T~) T_X T7* T3 Ti O T T A AT"
From "Shakespearean Bidford Morris Dances!'
' Denotes the beats on which the sticks are struck.
Play bars 1 to 4 vo yourself and twice for dancing. Bars 5 to 8 twice. Bars 1 to 4 twice. Bars 5 to 8 twice. Bars 1 to 4 twice. Bars 5 to 8 twice. Bars 1 to 4 twice,^ to 8 twice. Bars 1 to 4 twice at usual pace, and twice quicker.
Copyright, U.S. A, 1910, by J. Curwen 4 Sons Ltd.
The title is a corruption of 'RAKES OF MALLOW," a once popular ballad.
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