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dc.contributor.authorDooley, Gillian Mary [transcriber]
dc.contributor.authorDibdin, Charles [composer]
dc.contributor.authorAusten, Jane [transcriber]
dc.contributor.authorDonley, Joyce [transcriber]
dc.identifier.otherJAHM: 3:12
dc.descriptionViolin part transcribed by G. Dooley from manuscript in Jane Austen's hand in Jane Austen's House Museum collection (JAHM 3:12). Piano accompaniment and melody copied with slight alterations (as performed in 2007-09) from Joyce Donley's arrangement at Austen Music Online, and compared with Austen's MS in September 2010. Separate violin part available.en
dc.description.abstractSong with violin and keyboard accompaniment, sung by soldier farewelling his wife. 3 verses with refrain. Austen originally wrote 'soldier' as in the published version, but crossed out the word and replaced it with 'sailor'.en
dc.description.sponsorshipJane Austen's House Museum collection.en
dc.subjectJane Austenen
dc.subjectSheet musicen
dc.titleThe Soldier's Adieuen
dc.typeMusical Scoreen

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    transcripts of a selection of items from the Austen family music collections owned by the Jane Austen’s House Museum and descendants of the Austen family, and held at the Hampshire Records Office, Winchester, and at Chawton House Library.
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