Clog de William Durette

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CLOG DE WILLIAM DURETTE. AKA - "William Durette's Clog." AKA and see "Champagne Clog," "Tomorrow Morning Hornpipe." French-Canadian, Clog (cut time). A Major: B Flat Major (Carlin). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune is Montreal accordion player Alfred Montmarquette's reworking of Champagne Clog <div class="mw-ext-score" data-midi="/w/images/lilypond/t/g/tg9awyjl1exfg24ysndtv1bpvnqw9hj/tg9awyjl.midi"><img src="/w/images/lilypond/t/g/tg9awyjl1exfg24ysndtv1bpvnqw9hj/tg9awyjl.png" width="697" height="62" alt=" X:1 M: C| L: 1/8 K: A c>d | (3ece a>f e>c c>A | B>c d>B F2 B>A | G>e c>E F>d B>G | "/></div> which was recorded by accordionist Joseph Plante in 1928, a few years prior to Montmarquette's version. It is a versatile melody and has been played as a barn dance, schottische, German and hornpipe, and has gained a foothold in Irish repertoire. Renowned Québec accordion accordion player Philippe Bruneau played the tune under the title "Champagne Clog" as well.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Carlin (Master Collection of Dance Music for the Violin), 1984; No. 104, p. 65.

Recorded sources : - Folkways RBF 111, "Masters of French Canadian Music 2: Alfred Montmarquette, accordion" (1980). Old Hat Music OH!02, "The Old Hat Dance Band" (1992). Star 15775 (78 RPM), Alfred Montmarquette, Adelard St-Jean, La Bolduc (1931).

See also listing at :
Hear Montmarquette's 1931 recording at the Virtual Gramophone [1]
See versions/discussion at the [2]
Alan Ng's [3]

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