Mamou Two-Step (3)
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MAMOU TWO-STEP . AKA and see "Ella's Waltz," "Heaven's Gate Waltz." American, Waltz. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. The waltz is an adaption by David Mansfield of "Mamou Two-Step" as played by Cajun musician Doug Kershaw . Mansfield scored the film "Heaven's Gate," in which this waltz appeared (Mansfield himself appears in the film playing the fiddle while roller skating).
Source for notated version:
Recorded sources: Green Linnet GLCD 3107, Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham - "The Pearl" (1994. Learned from the soundtrack of the film "Heaven's Gate").
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Hear the waltz from the "Heaven's Gate" soundtrack on youtube.com