Difference between revisions of "Annotation:Old Coon Dog (3)"

From The Traditional Tune Archive
Jump to: navigation, search
(Created page with "__NOABC__ <div class="noprint"> <p><font face="sans-serif" size="4"> Back to [[{{BASEPAGENAME}}]] </font></p> </div> ---- {{#lst:{{PAGENAME}}|abc}} ---- <div style="page-break...")
(No difference)

Revision as of 13:45, 13 September 2019


X:1 T:Old Coon Dog [3] N:From fiddler Arthur Cush Holston, recorded at the N:Florida Folk Festival M:C| L:1/8 Q:"" N:AEae tuning (fiddle) D:https://www.slippery-hill.com/recording/old-coon-dog Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:A A,B,-|C2 CB, C2 CC|[M:3/2]B,2A,4A,4 EF|[M:5/4]+slide+[A2A2][A2A2]+slice+c4 e2-| [M:C|]e2f2e2c2| B2 AFA2EF|A2A2 c2B2|A6:| |:c-d|e2cc e2cc |B2A4AB|c2ef e2A2|B2-c4c2| e2ff e2c2|{c}B2AA A2EF|A2A2 c2B2|A6:|



OLD COON DOG [3]. AKA - "My Old Coon Dog," "Way Down in Hackensack." American, Reel and Air (cut time). A Major. AEae tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune is from the playing of fiddler Arthur Cush Holston, recorded at the Florida Folk Festival. Mr. Holston played the tune quickly and energetically, and sang the following couplet:

Somebody stole my old coon dog,]]
I wish they'd bring him back;
To run the big dogs o`er the fence,
The little ones thru the crack.

Kentucky fiddler Doc Roberts recorded the song/tune in 1928 as "Way Down in Hackensack."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : -

Recorded sources: - See also listing at:



Back to Old Coon Dog (3)