X:1 T:Darkie's Delight N:From the playing of fiddler Uncle Dick Hutchison (1897-1986, N:Disney, northeast Oklahoma), recorded in the field in 1973 N:by Kevin Delaney. M:C| L:1/8 Q:" D:https://www.slippery-hill.com/recording/darkies-delight Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:C +slide+[e4e4][e2e2]+slide+[e2e2]-|[e2e2]ed c2G2|e-g3 g2g2|abag ec3| +slide+[e4e4][e2e2]+slide+[e2e2]-|[e2e2]ed c2G2|A3c BAGB|d2c4|| (AB|c2)GF EFGA|c2 cd cAGA|g2 dc Bcde|g2 ga gfed| c2 G2 EFGA|c2 cd cAGc|A2 Ac BAGB|d2c6||
DARKIE'S DELIGHT. American, Reel (cut time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. "Darkie's Delight" is a reel from Ozarks fiddler Uncle Dick Hutchison (1897-1986), of Disney Oklahoma. A different, unrelated, "Darkie's Delight" melody was recorded in 1919 by banjoist Olly Oakley (Gennett 4557-A).