Old Folks Played and the Young Folks Danced
OLD FOLKS PLAYED AND THE YOUNG FOLKS DANCED. AKA - "Old Folks Play, the Young People Dance," "Old Folks Watch while the Young Folks Dance," "Old Folks, Young Folks." American, Reel (cut time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Versions are sourced to Kentucky fiddler Manon Campbell (1890-1987).
Source for notated version: Bruce Greene [Phillips].
Printed sources: Phillips (Traditional American Fiddle Tunes, vol. 1), 1994; p. 170.
Recorded sources: Sheesham and Lotus - "Five Miles From Town" (2011). Bruce Greene & Don Pedi - "Stranger on a Mule."