Annotation:Blue Eyed Lassie (1)

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X:1 T:Blue-Eyed Lassie [1] M:2/4 L:1/8 B:Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1883) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D D/F/A/F/ B/F/A/d/|D/F/F/A/ B/E/E/F/|D/F/A/F/ B/F/A|f/a/A/c/ e/d/d| D/F/A/F/ B/F/A/d/|D/F/F/A/ B/E/E/F/|D/F/A/F/ B/F/A|f/a/A/c/ e/d/d:| |:d/f/f/d/ c/e/e/c/|(3B/c/d/ A/F/ G/F/E/D/|A,/D/F/A/ D/F/A/d/|f/a/d/f/ ef/g/| a/b/a/f/ g/f/e/d/|e/d/f/d/ e/d/B/d/|A/d/F/d/ E/d/F/d/|f/a/e/g/ f/d/d:||

BLUE EYED LASSIE. AKA and see "Belles of Lewiston," "Early Rising," "L'Américain et l'Écossais," "Lewis’s Reel." Scottish, Reel. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB (Gatherer): AABB (Cole). See also French-Canadian versions under titles "Réel Américain " (Joseph Allard). The reel, identified by folklorist Camelle Bégin as "Blue eyed Lassie ou l'Americain et l'Ecossais," was in the repertoire of Montréal fiddler wikipedia:Jean_Carignan, learned from his mentor wikipedia:Joseph_Allard_(fiddler).

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Bégin (La Musique Traditionelle Pour Violon: Jean Carignan). Cole (1000 Fiddle Tunes), 1940; p. 7. Gatherer (Gatherer's Musical Museum), 1987; p. 5. Ryan's Mammoth Collection, 1883; p. 30.

Recorded sources : - Great Meadow Music 2018, Frank Ferrel & Joe Derrane - "Fiddledance" (2004). GW2009-CD, George Wilson - "A Collection of Northern Tunes" (2009).

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