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MISSISSIPPI ECHOES. American, Reel (cut time). USA, Mississippi. C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The Ray Brothers were fiddler Will Ray with his brother Vardman on guitar, of Choctaw County, Mississippi. The tune was recorded in 1930.
Source for notated version : - Will E. Ray with the Ray Brothers [Milliner & Koken, Phillips].
Printed sources : - Milliner & Koken (Milliner-Koken Collection of American Fiddle Tunes), 2011; pp. 433-423. Phillips (Traditional American Fiddle Tunes), vol. 1, 1994; p. 153.
Recorded sources : - County 528, The Ray Brothers "Mississippi Breakdown: Traditional Fiddle Music of Mississippi, vol. 1." Document 8028, The Mississippi Possum Hunters – “Mississippi String Bands, vol. 2” (reissue). Victor 23552 (78 RPM), Ray Brothers (1930).
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