Old Granny Greybeard a going to the Barber

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X:1 T:Old Granny Greybeard a going to the Barber S:Burl Hammons (1905-1993, Pocahontas County, W.Va.) M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel R:Quick N:AEad tuning (fiddle) D:Augusta Heritage Recordings CS 017, Burl Hammons - "Old Time Music of Pocahontas County." F:https://www.slippery-hill.com/recording/old-granny-greybeard-going-barber Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:D "*"Bd3 de d2|Bd2e d2A2|Bd2d +slide+fded|ed3 +slide+[d2d2]A2| Bd2d- d+slide+(fe)d|Bd2B A2FG|A2AB A2FE|1DFED B,D3:|2 DFED B,D2|| F|A2AB A2F2|ABAF FD2F|A2 AB A2FE|DFED B,D2F| A2 AB A2F2|ABAF- FDFF|A2 AB A2FE|DFED B,D2A|| P:Substitutions "*"Bd2d- d(fed)|Bd2e d2A|Bd2(d f)ded|fd2e d2A2|



OLD GRANNY GREYBEARD A GOING TO THE BARBER. American, Reel (cut time). D Major. AEad tuning (fiddle). AB. The tune was in the repertory of Pocahontas County, West Virginia, fiddler Burl Hammons (1905-1993), who was recorded playing it at his home by Dwight Diller in 1969.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : -

Recorded sources: - Augusta Heritage Recordings CS 017, Burl Hammons - "Old Time Music from Pocahontas County" (1995).

See also listing at:
Hear Burl Hammons 1969 recording at Slippery Hill [1]



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