X:1 T:Dailey's Reel T:Daley's Reel N:From the playing of bluegrass fiddler Kenny Baker (1926-2011), N:originally from Burdine, Letcher County, Ky. on the border with Va. M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel D:County 775, Kenny Baker - Farmyard Swing (1979) D:https://www.slippery-hill.com/recording/daileys-reel Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:Bb SDF| B2 dc BFDF| BcdB edcB |AFFc AcFc| AFcd|ecGA| B2dc BFDF |BcdB edcB| AcFc AFFA |1cedc B2 :|2 cedc B2B2|| |:g3b geBe| ([G6B5] A2)|f=efg fdBG|F6-FD|E-FAB c2c2| DFBc d2d2|1cBcd ecAc|BABc BcBe:|2 ecAF EFAc|B-ABc B2S|]
DAILEY'S REEL. AKA - "Daley's/Daly's Reel." American, Reel (cut time). B Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB (Brody): AABB' (Phillips). According to the notes on Joe Greene's LP, the tune is Canadian in origin. Popularized by fiddlers Kenny Baker and Joe Greene, the reel has transcended the bluegrass genre and has been picked up by Irish musician Dermot Byrne, Northumbrian piper Pauline Cato and others.