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X:1 T:L'Accroche Pied M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:Adrianna Ciccone - Fiddle Hell 2014 S:From the repertoire of Yvon Mimeault, learned from his father N:Very fast, double stops at will Z:Andrew Kuntz K:G [G,3G3]AB2[B2g2]|[M:3/2] [G,3G3]B dBBA BAGA|[M:C|]Bg g/g/g fgaf |g2 ge dBAB| [G,3G3]AB2[B2g2]|[M:3/2] [G,3G3]B dBBA BAGA|[M:C|]Bg g/g/g fgaf |[M:3/2]g2 ge dBAB GABd|| K:Amix |:[e3e3]e dfed| cAAc dBGB|[e3e3]e dfed|1g2 ge dBGB:|2 g2 ge dBAB||

L'ACCROCHE-PIED(S). AKA - "Uncle Peter's Tune." French-Canadian, Reel (cut and 3/2 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. A traditional tune in the repertoire of Idilon Mimeault, father of fiddler Yvon Mimeault (b. 1928, Mont-Louis, Gaspé). The title comes from one of Yvon's piano accompanists, Jean Bellavance. A cognate version of the tune is to be found in "Uncle Peter's Tune," a reel played blistering fast by fiddler Kingsley Marion, originally from one of the anglo-francophone communities near Douglastown, eastern Gaspé, Québec.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Olivier Demers (1000 airs du Québec et de l’Amérique francophone), 2020; p. 19.

Recorded sources : - Yvon Mimeault - "Y' était temps!/It's About Time" (1998).

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