Last of Sizemore (2)

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X:1 T:Last of Sizemore [2] S:Luther Strong (Ky.) M:C| L:1/8 N:AEae tuning (fiddle) R:Reel F:https://www.slippery-hill.com/recording/last-sizemore-2 D:Library of Congress AFS (1937) Z:Transribed by Andrew Kuntz K:A [A,2E2][E2A2][E3c3]B|ABcB A2F2|[A,2E2][E2A2][E3c3]A|cABc A2[E2A2]| [A,2E2][E2A2][E3c3]B|ABcB A2F2|[A,2E2][E2A2] e3d|cABc A2A2| [A,2E2][E2A2][E3c3]B|ABcB A2F2|[A,2E2][E2A2][E3c3]A|cABc A2[E2A2]| [A,2E2][E2A2][E3c3]B|ABcB A2F2|[A,2E2][E2A2]e3d|[M:3/4]cABc A2|[E4A4]|| (f/g/f)|e2c4(f/g/f)|eAcB AEFG|A2c4(f/g/f)| ecBA c2 (3e/f/g/|a2g-a- a2ed|cABG A2||



LAST OF SIZEMORE [2]. Old-Time, Breakdown. USA, Ky. D Major. ADae or AEae tuning (fiddle). AB. Perry County, Ky., fiddler Luther Strong recorded the tune in 1937 for Alan and Elizabeth Lomax, who were collecting for the Library of Congress.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - Luther Strong (Hazard, Perry County, Ky.) [Milliner & Koken, Titon].

Printed sources : - Milliner & Koken (Milliner-Koken Collection of American Fiddle Tunes), 2011; p. 374. Titon (Old Time Kentucky Fiddle Tunes), 2001; 89B, p. 117.

Recorded sources: -Yazoo 2014, Luther Strong - "The Music Of Kentucky, Vol. 2, Early American Rural Classics 1927-37" (various artists).

See also listing at:
Listen to Luther Strong's 1937 recording at Juneberry 78's [1]
and at Berea Sound Archives [2]
Hear Knox County, Ky., fiddler Hiram Stamper's (1893-1991) 1977 recording (by Bruce Greene) at Berea Sound Archives [3] and Bruce Greene's interpretation of Stamper's version [4]



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