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X:1 T:Off She Goes [2] M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel Q:"Moderate" N:From fiddler Mack Blalock, via James Bryan. D:Rounder 0175, James Bryan - "Lookout Blues" (1983) D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:C "*"AB|c2[E2c2] AGEG|cAGc AGED|"**"C2[E2c2] AGEc|[EA]-[E2c2]d [E2c2](AB| c2)[E2c2] AGEG|cAGc AGED|cAdA cAGc|(A[c2e2])d [c2e2]|| ([d2e2]|e)g2a g2[d2e2]-|"#"[e2e2][e2e2] eded|Ac2d cAGc|"##"Ac2d c2(ea-| a)bag egag|e2d2 cAGc|Ac2d [c2e2]eg|abag egag| e2 dA cAGc|[M:3/2]AGED [C3E3]-[CD] [C2E2]|| P:Substitutions: "*" [D2A2]-|[E2c2][E2c2]AGEG||"**"C2 dA cAGc||"#"[e2e2][e2e2] eged||"##"ABcd c2 ea||

OFF SHE GOES [2]. American, Reel (cut time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. The tune is sourced to fiddler Mack Blalock (1914-1987) of Mentone, Alabama, a member of the fiddling Blalock family (see Uncle Joe Blalock's "Farewell Trion").

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - James Bryan (Alabama), learned from Mentone, Alabama, fiddler Mack Blalock (1914-1987) [Phillips].

Printed sources : - Phillips (Traditional American Fiddle Tunes, vol. 1), 1994; p. 166.

Recorded sources: -Rounder 0175, James Bryan - "Lookout Blues" (1983).

See also listing at:
Jane Keefer's Folk Music Index: An Index to Recorded Sources [1]
Hear James Bryan's recording at Slippery [2]

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