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GEORGE MEL'S DREAM. Canadian, Slow Air (6/8 time). Canada, Pronce Edward Island. E Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABA'B. Composed by Monticello, North-East Kings County, Prince Edward Island, fiddler George MacPhee (b. 1941) AKA 'George Mel'. It was a tune remembered in a dream the night his father died, according to Ken Perlman (1996).

Source for notated version: George MacPhee [Perlman].

Printed sources: Perlman (The Fiddle Music of Prince Edward Island), 1996; p. 209.

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