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X:1 T:Quadrille [38] N:From the playing of Bob Walters' brother (Burt County, N:Nebraska), 1957. M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel D:Univ. of Missouri, Bob Walters - Old Time Fiddlers Repertory (1976) D:https://www.slippery-hill.com/recording/quadrille Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:A e|e3 c2f|ecA E3|dBG EGB|Ace agf| e3 c2f|ecA E3|dBG EcB|A3 A2:| |:e'|e'2c' cc'2a|a2e e2cBeg bge|agf e2e'| e'2c' c'2a|a2e e2c|Beg bge|a3 a2:|]



QUADRILLE [38]. A 6/8 time quadrille tune in 'A' from the playing of champion fiddler Bob Walters' brother, recorded in 1957 by Bob Christeson on one of his twenty-nine recording trips to "Uncle Bob". While the brother was unnamed by Christeson, Uncle Bob Walters came from a family of fiddlers that included his father, Willis and grandfather, Ike Walters ("a legendary fiddler in his own right"). The Walters family emigrated to Iowa from Kentucky in the mid-1900's and eventually settled in east Nebraska.


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Printed sources : - Christeson (Old Time Fiddlers Repertory vol. 1), 1973; No. 173, p. 126.

Recorded sources : - University of Missouri Press, Bob Walters brother - "Old Time Fiddlers Repertory" (1976).




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