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Music for the English tune The Lawn Tennis Schottische collected by George H. Watson, Norfolk, 1850-1880. It has been arranged for my students to play in the year of HM The Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012 and Olympics 2012 in honour of Andy Murray, tennis gold medal, Olympics 2012.

Key: G Major and D Major

Time signature: 4/4

Rhythms:  This tune contains the following elements:
crotchet (ta) and dotted quaver and semiquaver (temri) and rotchet rest (ta rest)and minim (ta-aa) and triplet quavers (triola) The structure involves repeats, 1st and 2nd time bars, D.C. al fine.

To access: Only my pupils can access this copy of the course.

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The Lawn Tennis Schottische course outline.pdfThe Lawn Tennis Schottische course outline.pdf

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Music for Sheffield Hornpipe, an English tune. It has been arranged for my students to play in the year of HM The Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012 and Olympics 2012 in honour of Jessica Ennis, gold medal, Women's Heptathlon, Olympics 2012.

Key: D Major

Time signature: 4/4

Rhythms:  This tune contains the following elements:
crotchet (ta) and paris of quavers (tete)

To access: Only my pupils can access this copy of the course.

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Sheffield Hornpipe course outline.pdfSheffield Hornpipe course outline.pdf

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Music for the British tune the Victoria Hornpipe from the Skye collection. It has been arranged for my students to play in the year of HM The Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012 and Olympics 2012 in honour of Victoria Pendleton, cycling gold medal, Olympics 2012.

Key: A Major

Time signature: 4/4

Rhythms:  This tune contains the following elements:
crotchet / (ta) and quavers / (tete) with upbeats.

To access: Only my pupils can access this copy of the course.

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Victoria Hornpipe course outline.pdfVictoria Hornpipe course outline.pdf

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Music for Country Bumpkin, an English jig collected by E. & J. Winder, Wyresdale, Lancashire 1835-41. It has been arranged in honour of Lee Pearson, gold medallist, riding, Paralympics 2012. This was also the year of HM The Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012. Lee described himself as a country bumpkin in one of his TV interviews. smile

Key: G Major

Time signature: 6/8

Rhythms:  This tune contains the following elements:
dotted crotchet / (tae) and quavers / (te te te) and crotchet and quaver / (ta te)

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Country Bumpkin course outline.pdfCountry Bumpkin course outline.pdf

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Music for All Around The Maypole See How They Trott, an English air. It has been arranged for my students to play in the year of HM The Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012 and Olympics 2012 in honour of Laura Trott, gold medal, cycling, Olympics 2012.

Key: D Major

Time signature: 4/4

Rhythms:  This tune contains the following elements:
crotchet / (ta) and quavers / (tete) and minim / (ta-aa) and crotchet rest / (ta rest)

To access: Only my pupils can access this copy of the course.

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All Around The Maypole course outline.pdfAll Around The Maypole course outline.pdf

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Music for The Wonder, an English country dance. The tune was collected by in Cumbria by Rev. S. Harrison in 1815. It has been arranged for my students to play after the year of HM The Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012 and Olympics 2012 in honour of Kath Copeland and Sophie Hosking, gold medallists in the Women's Lightweight Double Sculls and (scroll along to the fourth picture on the BBC website) Kath's look of amazement when they won!

Key: G Major

Time signature: 2/4

Rhythms:  This tune contains the following elements:
quavers / (tete) and semiquavers / (tiri tiri) and quaver and two semiquavers / (te tiri) and dotted quaver and semiquaver / (temri)

To access: Only my pupils can access this copy of the course.

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The Wonder course outline.pdfThe Wonder course outline.pdf

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Music for Dainty Davie, a traditional English air collected by James Aird in 1782. It has been arranged for my students to play in honour of David Weir, gold medallist, Paralympics 2012. This was also the year of HM The Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012.

Key: G Major

Time signature: 4/4

Rhythms:  This tune contains the following elements:
crotchet / (ta) and quavers / (tete) and minim / (ta-aa) and dotted crotchet and quaver / (tae te) and crotchet upbeats.

To access: Only my pupils can access this copy of the course.

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Dainty Davy course outline.pdfDainty Davy course outline.pdf

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Music for Miss Adams's Reel, a Highland reel by John Pringle born c1770. It has been arranged for my students to play in honour of Nicola Adams, gold medal, boxing, Olympics 2012. This was also the year of HM The Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012. The tune is available from The Highland Music Trust who are keen to promote Scottish traditional music, so do visit their website.

Key: C Major

Time signature: 2/2

Rhythms:  This tune contains the following elements:
crotchet / (ta) and quavers / (tete) and two semiquavers and a quaver / (tiri te) and dotted quaver and semiquaver / (temri) and semiquaver and dotted quaver / (ritem) and quaver upbeats. Ornaments can be added to the 1st part.

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Miss Adams Reel course outline.pdfMiss Adams Reel course outline.pdf