Memories of Joe Confiant
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MEMORIES OF JOE CONFIANT. Canadian, March (cut time). Canada, Cape Breton. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Composed by fiddler Brenda Stubbert (b. 1959, Point Aconi, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia) in honor of Northside (Cape Breton) Irish-style fiddler Joe Confiant (c. 1900–1985). Confiant was the uncle of fiddler Johnny Wilmot.
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Cranford (Brenda Stubbert's Collection of Fiddle Tunes), 1994; No. 35, p. 13.
Whitcomb (Canadian Fiddle Music, vol. 1), 1998; p. 38.
Recorded sources: Brenda Stubbert – "Tamerack 'er Down" (1985).