Annotation:Long Fork of Buckthorn (The)

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X:1 T:Long Fork of Buckhorn N:Transcribed by John Hartford from the playing of Art Stamper M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Reel B:The Devil's Box, vol. 26, No. 1, Spring 1992, p. 40 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:A e/e/|e/a/=f a>g|e/d/e/a/ g/e/c/f/|e/ab/ a/e/=g/a/|e/d/=c/G/ AA/A/| e/ab/ a/b/a/=g/|a/=g/a/b/ a/g/e/d/|e/ab/ a/e/=g/a/|e/d/=c/G/ A:| |:d/=c/|A/=G/d [e2e2]|e/f/e/d/ B/dB/|AA/d/ [ee]>d |e/d/B/=G/ A:|

LONG FORK OF BUCKTHORN, THE. AKA - "Long Fork of Buckhorn (The)." American, Reel (2/4 time). USA; Kentucky, Missouri. A Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABCC. See also the closely related tune "Brushy Fork of John's Creek (1)."
Hiram Stamper

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - Kentucky fiddler Hiram Stamper via his son, Art Stamper [Devil's Box, Phillips].

Printed sources : - Stephen F. Davis (The Devil's Box), vol. 26, No. 1, Spring 1992; p. 40 (transcribed by John Hartford). Phillips (Traditional American Fiddle Tunes, vol. 1), 1994; p. 146.

Recorded sources : - County CD2712, Art Stamper - "The Lost Fiddler" (c. 1982. Taught to him by his father, Hiram Stamper).

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