Annotation:Cumberland Blues (2)

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X:1 T:Cumberland Blues [2] S:John Scott Hannah (W.Va/Ohio) M:C| L:1/8 F: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:C (B|c)ceg- gege|agec- cdcA|FFAc- cAcc|dcAG- G3G| FGAc- ccd^d|e^deg- gage|d^cd^f- f(fe)d|g4- g2ed| cceg- gege|agec- cdcA|FFAc- cAcc|dcAG- G3G| FGAc- ccd^d|e^deg- gag2|[G4e4] d4|[E6c6]|| ag|agea- ageg|agec- c3c|Ac2A cAcc|dcA2G3g| agea- ageg|agec- c3c|d^cdd ^fedf|g2g2- ggag| agea- ageg|agec- c3c|Ac2A cAcc|dcA2G3G| EGAc- ccd^d|e^deg- gag2|[G4e4] d4|[E6c6]||

CUMBERLAND BLUES [2]. Old-Time, Country Rag (cut time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'B. No relation to Doc Roberts' "Cumberland Blues (1)."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - John Hannah [Phillips]. Hannah (b. 1920) was from Mingo County, West Virginia, from a musical family. He later moved to Columbus, Ohio.

Printed sources : - Phillips (Traditional American Fiddle Tunes, vol. 2), 1995; p. 37.

Recorded sources: -

See also listing at:
Hear John Scotland Hannah's Library of Congress recording at Slippery Hill [1]

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