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  • hways

    hways Sept. 19, 2001, 12:29 a.m. (Message 27439)

    Re: Six-Twenty 2-step

    A letter from Mozart Allen attached to the music provided instructions for
    the White Heather Jig and notes;
    To the adapted music of the Six-Twenty Two Step
    A + 8 bars, B + 8 bars, C + 8 bars, A + 8 bars
    Omit 16 bars, A between B and C.
    
    Harry
    
    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Harry Ways" <xxxxx@xx.xxxxxx.xxx>
    To: <xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.xxx>
    Sent: Tuesday, September 18, 2001 8:56 PM
    Subject: Re: Six-Twenty 2-step
    
    
    > The 'Six-Twenty' Two Step as originally published by Mozart Allan in 1960
    > was structured as follows;
    > 4 bar Introduction
    > 16 bars-- repeat that 16 bars with new last bar
    > Another 16 bars, also repeated with new last bar
    > 48 bars
    > First 16 bars and repeat with new final bar.
    >
    > Harry
    >
    >
    >
    >
    > -- Original Message -----
    > From: <xxxxxxx@xxx.xxx>
    > To: <xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.xxx>
    > Sent: Tuesday, September 18, 2001 2:31 AM
    > Subject: Six-Twenty 2-step
    >
    >
    > > I am doing a bit of background on the 6 20 2step, written by Jimmy Shand
    > and
    > > used, I'm told, as his theme song for his radio program.
    > > I learned it as the tune for White Heather Jig.  WHJ is 40 bars with a
    > little
    > > tag at the end of the 32 bars.  Can anyone confirm my feeling that this
    > > little tag is actually a means to make the music fit the dance, and that
    > the
    > > tune actually doesn't contain it.
    > > Thanks,
    > > Sylvia Miskoe, Concord, NH USA
    > >
    >
          

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