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X:1 T:Hotfoot N:From the playing of Benny Thomasson (1909-1984, Dallas-Ft. Worth, Tx.) M:C| L:1/8 R:Country Rag Q:"Moderately Quick" D:Voyager 309, Benny & Jerry Thomasson - "The Weiser Reunion" (1993. Recorded in 1972). D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:C ef|gage ag^fa|gedg edcG|ABcA dcA(G|[G2c2])[G4c4]ef| gbge a-g^fa|gbag edcG|Ad2d [dg]>[dg]-[d2a2]|[d6g6]ef| gbge a-g^fa|gedg edcG|Ac2c dcd-(^d|[^de]-[e3e3])-[e2e2] [e2e2]-| [ee]aab a^g^fd|gbag edcG|EGce Bd3|[E6c6]:| |:((3G,A,B,|C2)B,C A,2((3G,A,B,|C)DEF GFEC|E-GAB cAdc|BcAG ECA,G,| C2)B,C A,2((3G,A,B,|C)DEF GFEC|DEFG (3ABc dc|BGAG- G4| CECG, A,CG,A,|CDEF GFEC|FGAc- ccdc|+slide+[e4e4]- [e2e2][e2e2]-| [ee]aab aged|gbag edcG|EGce Bd3|[E6c6]:|

HOTFOOT. AKA - "Hot Foot Rag." AKA and see "Old Parnell Reel." American, Country Rag or Reel. C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). One part. "Hotfoot" is a variant of the venerable "I Don't Love Nobody," and is closely associated with the playing of Texas fiddler Benny Thomasson.

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - Benny Thomasson (1909-1984, Dallas-Ft.Worth, Texas) [Phillips]; Gary Lee Moore [Silberberg].

Printed sources : - Joe Carr (Anthology of Contest Fiddle Tunes), 2011; p. 44. Craig Duncan (The Craig Duncan Master Fiddle Solo Collection), 2011; pp. 76-80. Phillips (Traditional American Fiddle Tunes, vol. 2), 1995; p. 65. Silberberg (Complete Fiddle Tunes I Either Did or Did Not Learn at the Tractor Tavern), 2005, p. 83.

Recorded sources : - Rebel Records, Vernon Solomon, Benny Thomasson, Bartow Riley - "Texas Hoedown" (2007). Voyager 309, Benny & Jerry Thomasson - "The Weiser Reunion" (1993). Byron Berline - "National Oldtime Fiddlers' Contest & Folk Music Festival, 1965" (1965).

See also listing at :
Jane Keefer's Folk Music Index: An Index to Recorded Sources [1]
Hear Benny Thomasson's recording at Slippery Hill [2] and [3]

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