Quadrille des seigneurs 1ère partie

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X:1 T:Quadrille des seigneurs 1ère partie M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig N:A version of "Haste to the Wedding" S:J.O. Albert LaMadeleine (1880-1973, Montreal, Québec) D:Victor 263618 (78 RPM), J.O. Albert LaMadeleine (1929) F:http://amicus.collectionscanada.gc.ca/gramophone-bin/Main/ItemDisplay?l=0&l_ef_l=-1&id=756304.170174&v=1&lvl=1&coll=24&rt=1&itm=31392165&rsn=S_WWWddaJjvHlu&all=1&dt=AW+%7Cseigneurs%7C&spi=-&rp=1&v=1 Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:D A|A2F A2f|ede fdB|AFG AFD|GEE EFG| AFA A2f|ede fdB|[M:9/8]A2g faf gec|[M:6/8] ABc d2:| |:a|afa afa|bbb bag|faa afd|efe efg| [A3a3][A3f3]|ede fdB| [M:9/8] faf gec|[M:6/8]ABc d2:|]



QUADRILLE DES SEIGNEURS 1ÈRE PARTIE (Quadrille of the Lords, Part 1). AKA and see "Haste to the Wedding (1)." French-Canadian, Jig (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. "Quadrille des seigneurs" is a five-part quadrille set recorded by Montreal fiddler Joseph Ovila LaMadeleine (1880-1973) in 1929. LaMadeleine was a prolific recording artist in the 78 RPM era, sometimes accompanied on his recordings by his son, Marcel, on guitar. Another son, Albert, also occasionally played the violin with his father. The quadrille set was made up of familiar melodies: "Haste to the Wedding" (part 1), "Mississippi Sawyer/Downfall of Paris" (part 5), "St. Lawrence Jig" (part 4), although almost all are rhythmically and melodically altered from the original, irregular or 'crooked', although still quite recognizable.

J.O. LaMadeleine


Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : -

Recorded sources: -Victor 263618 (78 RPM), J.O. LaMadeleine (1929)

See also listing at:
Hear J.O. LaMadeleine's 1929 recording at the Virtual Gramophone [1]



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