Annotation:James River Reel

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X:1 T:James River Reel M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Hornpipe B:George P. Knauff - Virginia Reels, vol. III (Baltimore, 1839). Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D f|d2 Ad|FdAd|dfed|ceef|d2 Ad|FdAd|cdeg|fd d:| |:f|ddfd|adfd|ddfd|ceef|ddfd|adfd|cdeg|fd d:||

JAMES RIVER REEL. American, Reel (2/4 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody was published in George P. Knauff's Virginia Reels, vol. III (Baltimore, 1839), attributed to L.W. Webb. The James River is a major waterway in eastern Virginia, emptying into the Atlantic Ocean.

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Printed sources : - Knauff (Virginia Reels, vol. 3), 1839; No. 12, p. 6.

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