6/8 en Ré

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6/8 EN RÉ. AKA – "Hommage à Pierre Bacon." French-Canadian, Jig (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'BB'. The tune was composed (as "Hommage à Pierre Bacon") by Quebec accordion player Phillipe Bruneau [1][2] (1934–2011) in honor of his friend, amateur musician Pierre Bacon. Bacon composed "La valse Marianne."

Source for notated version: Philippe Bruneau [Hart & Sandell].

Printed sources: Hart & Sandell (Dance ce soir!), 2001. Songer (Portland Collection, vol. 2), 2005; p. 166.

Recorded sources: Frank Sears – "Accordéonistes du Québec: dans tous les cantons" (2006).

See also listing at:
Hear a field recording of Bruneau playing the tune at ADAPI [3]




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