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Miss Pitt's Minuet. BC.44

Title     Miss Pitt's Minuet. BC.44
Area     Uncertain, probably northern
Bibliography     Village Music project, Cooke, Benjamin
Time_Signature     3/4
Notes     Ann Pitt(1720-1799) was one of the most celebrated actresses of her
  day,amongst other roles creating Polly Peachum in the Beggar's Opera.
  She last appeared on the stage in 1792. She had a daughter Harriet Pitt
  who was a dancer at Covent Garden from Jan 1762-1768,and who changed
  her stage name on marriage from "Miss Pitt" to "Mrs.Davenet" to
  distinguish herself from her still working mother,.CGP
Country     England
Rhythm     .Minuet
Source     Benjamin Cooke MS.circa 1770, F.Kidson Coll.
Transcriber     vmp.John Bagnall
Mirrorred-From     http://www.village-music-project.org.uk/abc/cooke_b.abc
Key_Signature     D

This tune occurs in 1 document :- Cooke, Benjamin

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Last edited Thu May 17 02:12:13 2012

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