Memories of Paddy LeBlanc

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MEMORIES OF PADDY LEBLANC. AKA - "Memories of Paddy LeBlanc March," "Paddy LeBlanc's March." Canadian, March. A Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Canada, Cape Breton. A popular march composed by fiddler Donald Angus Beaton, in honor of Cape Breton fiddler Paddy LeBlanc. LeBlanc, a barber by trade, was of French stock from the Margaree area, and recorded two influential albums in the 1960's.

Donald Angus Beaton
Paddy LeBlanc

Source for notated version:

Printed sources:

Recorded sources: Rounder RO7023, Natalie MacMaster - "No Boundaries" (1996). Rounder Records, John L. MacDonald - "Formerly of Foot Cape Road: Scottish Fiddle Music in the Classic Inverness County Style" (2005). Buddy MacMaster - "Judique on the Floor."

See also listing at:
Alan Snyder's Cape Breton Fiddle Recordings Index [1]
See notes/notation at Paul Cranford's site [2] and hear clip of tune played by Buddy MacMaster [3]

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