New Fiddle (The)
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NEW FIDDLE, THE. Canadian, Jig. Canada, Cape Breton. E Mixoldyian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. A popular and frequently recorded 'double-tonic' jig composed by Cape Breton fiddler and composer Dan R. MacDonald (1911-1976).
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Cranford (Jerry Holland: The Second Collection), 2000; No. 279, p. 100.
Recorded sources: A & M Records 79602 2000-2, Ashley MacIsaac - "Close to the Floor" (1992). "Natalie and Buddy MacMaster."
See also listing at:
Alan Snyder's Cape Breton Fiddle Recordings Index