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X:1 T:Morning Flower N:From the playing of fiddler Wilson Douglas N:(1922-1999, central W.Va.) M:C| L:1/8 N:AEae tuning (fiddle) D:Marimac AHS CS 01, Wilson Douglas - "Boatin' up Sandy" (1989) D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:A [ce]-|[e2e2]ee c3c|BABB- c3c|e2f2 eAcc |B2 A2 A3(c-| [e2e2]) [e2e2]c3c|BABB- c3c|e2f2 eAcc |B2 A2 A3|| (G|A)Bcc e2ee |fdfd e3e|a2g2f2e2|efgg a2((3EFG| A2)cc e2e2 |fdfd e3e|a2g2f2e2|efgg a2||

Wilson Douglas (1922-1999)

MORNING FLOWER. AKA - "Flower of the Morning." American, Reel (cut time). USA; W.Va./Ky. A Major. The source for the tune is east Ky/W.Va. regional legendary fiddler Ed Haley [1] (Ky.) via Wilson Douglas [2] (1922-1999, Braxton County, W.Va.). Ed Haley, according to Douglas, sang:

Go little children, go and go,
Down in the valley where the flowers grow.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : -

Recorded sources: -Marimac Recordings AHS-1, Wilson Douglas - "Boatin Up Sandy" (1989).

See also listing at:
Hear Wilson Douglas's 1989 recording at Slippery Hill [3]

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