Reel de Fridolin

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X:1 T:Reel de Fridolin N:From the 1929 recording by Henri Lacroix (1895-1962, Montreal) at the N:Virtual Gramphone http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/films-videos-sound-recordings/virtual-gramophone/Pages/Item.aspx?idNumber=1019364971 M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel Q:"Moderately Quick" N:Play AABBCCBBCC D:Bluebird B-1125 (78 RPM), Henri Lacroix et ses habitants (1937) http://www.collectionscanada.ca/obj/m2/f7/14575.mp3 Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:G e2|d2[GB][GB] A2Ac|B2G2G2 D2|GGGG A3c|B2GB A2 Ae| d2[GB][GB] A2Ac|B2G2G2 D2|GGGG A3c|B2GG G2:| |:B2|eeee e3f|g2f2e2B2|e3e e2f2|g6B2| e3e e3f|g2f2e2B2|e3e e2f2|(g2[B4g4]):| e2|dB[GB][GB] [GB][GB]GG|[GB][GB][GB][GB] [GB][GB]Ge|dB[GB][GB] [GB][GB][GA]G| [GB][GB][F2A2]-[F2A2]Be| dB[GB][GB] [GB][GB]GG|[GB][GB][GB][GB] [GB][GB]Be|dB[GB][GB] [FA][FA][FA]c| [GB][GB]GG G3:|



REEL DE FRIDOLIN. French-Canadian, Reel (cut time). G Major ('A' and 'C' parts) & E Minor ('B' part). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABBCCBBCCBB. "Reel a Fridolin" was recorded for Victor Records in 1937 by harmonica player Henri Lacroix and his band, and released on the subsidiary Bluebird label. Fridolin was a stage character--see note for "Gigue à Fridolin" for more information.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : -

Recorded sources: -:Bluebird B-1125 (78 RPM), Henri Lacroix et ses habitants (1937).

See also listing at:
Hear Henri Lacroix's 1937 recording at the Virtual Gramophone [1]



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