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  • Bryan McAlister

    Bryan McAlister Sept. 19, 2001, 11:01 a.m. (Message 27466)

    Re: Six-Twenty 2-step

    In article <xxx.xxxxxxx.xxxxxxxx@xxx.xxx>, xxxxxxx@xxx.xxx writes
    >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
    looked out my copy of the music which doesn't seem to have any little
    tags, Its all in 32 bar bits, am I missing something?
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