Cairo in the Cabbage Patch
X:1 T:Cairo in the Cabbage Patch S:Taylor Kimble M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel D:Marimac 9036, Kimble Family - Carroll County Pioneers (1992) F:https://www.slippery-hill.com/recording/cairo-cabbage-patch Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:D AB d2f3g|e2d4 fg|abag fed2|f3g fedB| ABde fed2|e2 dc Bc d2|edBA ABc2|d2d4A2-| ABde f2 (f/g/f)|e2d4fg|abag fga2|f3g fedB| ABde fed2|e2 dc Bc d2|edBd ABc2|d2d4|| c>B|AGFE D2D2|f3 f/g/ f2a2-|abag fcd2|f3g fedB| AGFE D2D2|f3g fecd|edBd A2Bc|d6 (3dcB| AGFG A2d2|f3g f2a2-|abag fed2|f3g fedB| AG F2AB d2|f3d BABc|edBd ABc2|d8||
CAIRO IN THE CABBAGE PATCH. AKA - "Caro in the Cabbage Patch," "Cows in the Cabbage Patch," "Saro." American, Reel (cut time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. The tune was in the repertoire of Laurel Fork, Carroll County, southwest Virginia, fiddler and banjo player Taylor Kimble (1892-1979). It consists of the old-time breakdown and song "Saro," with a second strain added by Kimble.