Georgia Horseshoe

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X:1 T:Georgia Horseshoe S:Bill Hensley (1873-1960, N.C.) M:C| L:1/8 N:AEae tuning F:https://www.slippery-hill.com/recording/georgia-horseshoe Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:A EA2B ABcA|Bcdc BG3|EAAB [Ae][Af][Ae]d|BAGA B A2F:| |:E2[E2A2][A,2E2][E2A2]|Bcdc B G3|EAcd efed|BA G2 BA2:| K:Amix |:{e}a3b a2ef|gaba g3|ea2b a2+slide+cA|BABA cA3:| K:A |:+slide+[e4e4]E4|e3c BG3|[E4A2]+slide+[e3e3]c|BAGA B A3:|



GEORGIA HORSESHOE. American, Breakdown (cut time). A Major/Mixolydian. AEae tuning (fiddle). AABBCCDD. From North Carolina fiddler Bill Hensley (1873-1960), and from his musical rival Osey Helton, who had the tune from Junalaska, a local Native-American fiddler.
Fiddlin' Bill Hensley, 1937. Photograph by Ben Shahn, 1898-1969.


Additional notes
Source for notated version : - Bill Hensley (Canton, North Carolina) [Milliner & Koken].

Printed sources : - Milliner & Koken (Milliner-Koken Collection of American Fiddle Tunes), 2011; p. 231.



See also listing at :
Jane Keefer's Folk Music Index: An Index to Recorded Sources [1]
Hear Bill Hensley's version at Slippery Hill [2]



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