Don't Let Your Deal Go Down (1)
Back to Don't Let Your Deal Go Down (1)
DON'T LET YOUR DEAL GO DOWN . Old-Time, Bluegrass, Texas-Style; Country Rag. USA; Mo., Texas. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. This very popular song and fiddle tune is built on a circle of fifths. It has wide dissemination throughout the South, Midwest and Southwest, in a number of sub-genres.
Source for notated version: Phillips credits the 'B' part to Texas fiddler Bob Wills.
Printed sources: Phillips (Fiddle Case Tunebook: Old Time Southern), 1989; p. 16.
Caney Mountain Records CLP 228, Lonnie Robertson (Mo.) – "Fiddle Favorites."
Voyager 309, Benny & Jerry Thomasson – "The Weiser Reunion: a Jam Session" (1993).
See also listing at:
Jane Keefer's Folk Music Index