Saturday, 28 February 2015

Tune 406 - See Me Dance the Polka




Tune for a music hall comic song by George Grossmith as modified by Flowers and Frolics on their album Bees on Horseback.


X:406
T:See Me Dance the Polka
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:G
Bc|d2 d2 d3 d|d2 F6|e2 e2 f2 e2|d6 ef|
g2 g2 g3 g|g2 A6|c2 c2 B2 A2|d6 Bc|
d2 d2 d3 d|d2 F6|e2 e2 f2 e2|d6 ef|
g2 g2 g3 g|g2 A6|c2 c2 B2 A2|G4 -G2||
z2|D3 G B3 A|GB de d4|D3 G B3 A|GB de d4|
f2 ff f2 f2|ed c2 A4|e2 e2 e2 e2|edce d4|
D3 G B3 A|GB de d4|D3 G B3 A|GB de d4|
f2 ff f2 f2|ed c2 A4|d2 dd e2 f2|g4 -g2||

Friday, 6 February 2015

Tune 405 - Arkansas Traveller




The Arkansas Traveller was the state song of Arkansas from 1949 to 1963. The music was composed in the 19th century by Colonel Sanford C. 'Sandy' Faulkner (1806–1874).

X:22
T:Arkansas Traveler
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:G
GB AG E2 E2|D2 D2 G4|A2 A2 B2 B2|AB AG E2 D2|
GB AG E2 E2|D2 D2 G3 d|gf ge de dc|1B2 A2 G4:|2B2 A2 G2||
Bc|dc Bd cB Ac|BA GB A2 D2|G2 G2 A2 A2|BA GB A2 Bc|
dc Bd cB Ac|BA GB A2 d2|gf ge de dc|1B2 A2 G2:|2B2 A2 G4||