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EVIL DIANE. American, Reel. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Composed by Bloomington, Indiana, mandolin and 4-string banjo player Sam Bartlett, named for his sister-in-law, Evie Ladin; 'Evil Diane' is an anagram of her name, as he told Susan Songer (Portland Collection). Phil Cummingham's "Four Stroke Reel" is a similar tune.
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Songer (Portland Collection), 1997; p. 73.