Cow Cross' the Road (1)

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X:1 T:Cow Cross' the Road (1) M:4/4 L:1/8 S:Fiddler Marion Yoders (southwestern Pa., 1963) B:Bayard - Dance to the Fiddle, March to the Fife (1981, No. 149) K:G .B,2.B,2.B,2.B,2|.B,2.B,2.B,2 DD|GDED|F6F2| E2EE F2FF |E2E2 F2FF|E2ED FEDC|B,6 D2| D2 DD EDB,B,|D2 DD ED2D|G2 GG F2=F2|E6 EF| G2 GG AGED|B,2 DD ED3|E2 F2- FE D2|G6|| |:AB|cdcA- AcAA|FAFD DCB,A,|BcBA GAGE|DGED B,A, G,2| cBcA- Ac A2|FAFF DCB,A,|DB-BB BF A2|G6:|]



COW CROSS' THE ROAD [1]. AKA and see "Old Cow Crossing the Road/Old Cow She Crossed the Road (The)," "Pop Weir Tune." American, Polka (4/4 time). USA, southwestern Pa. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABB. Bayard (1981) identifies it as a tune reworked for the fiddle and probably taken from a fairly recent song tune. The tune is quite close to Mt. Airy, N.C., fiddler Bert Edward's "Old Cow She Crossed the Road (The)."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - Marion Yoders (Greene County, Pa., 1963) [Bayard].

Printed sources : - Bayard (Dance to the Fiddle), 1981; No. 149A-B, pp. 83-84.

Recorded sources: -



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