Annotation:Donnez-Moi Mon Chapeau

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DONNEZ-MOI MON CHAPEAU ("Give Me My Hat" or "Catch My Hat"). Cajun, Two-Step. USA, Louisiana. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA(Vocal)AAB(Vocal)AABAA. According to Raymond Francois (1990), related songs are Leo Soileau's 1935 "Attrape-moi, Je Tombe" and his "La Valse de la Rosa;" also related is "Attrapez-moi Mon Chapeau."

Source for notated version: Gervais Quibodeauz and Iry LeJeune (La.) [Francois].

Printed sources: Francois (Yé Yaille, Chère!), 1990; pp. 116-117.

Recorded sources: Goldband Records BG-LP7740, Iry LeJeune. La Louisiane Records LL-143, Ambrose Thibodeaux.

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