Got a Little Home to Go to

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X:1 T:Got a Little Home to go to N:From the playing of W.L. "Jake" Phelps (1885-1977, Pea Ridge, Todd N:County, southwest Ky.), recorded in 1973 in the field by Bruce Greene. M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel Q:"Moderately" D:https://soundarchives.berea.edu/items/show/1020 D:https://www.slippery-hill.com/recording/got-little-home-go-0 Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:Amin e-|g2a2g2e2| d2c2 A2e>e-|g2ag edcd|-de3- e2e2-| g2a2g2e2|d2c2A2AA|cded c3c|d2-[e4e4]A2-|1Acde A3G|E2A4-A:| |2Acde A3G|E2A4-AA-|c2de d2c>c|d2e4ee|g2e2 d2c2|[M:2/4]A3||



Got a Little Home to go to. American, Reel (cut time). A Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'. This version of "Got a Little Home to go to/Little Home to go to" is sourced to southwestern Kentucky fiddler W.L. "Jake" Phelps (885-1977, Pea Ridge, near Elkhart, Todd County). Mr. Phelps was aged 88 at the time of his field recording in 1973 and had a bit of trouble remembering the tune. However, with some encouragement by field recorder Bruce Greene he was able to produce a creditable moderately paced version.


Additional notes



Printed sources : - Clare Milliner & Walt Koken (Milliner-Koken Collection of American Fiddle Tunes), 2011; p. 251.



See also listing at :
Hear Jake Phellps' 1973 field recording by Bruce Greene at Berea Sound Archives [1] and Slippery Hill [2]



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