Reel de Normandin

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X: 1 T: Reel de Normandin M: 4/4 L: 1/8 R: reel S:The Session 12/29/05 by Yukinoroh K: Dmaj Q:225 Ad |:\ M:4/4 fzgz f2d2 | B2d2 A2dd | fzgz f2d2 | B2d2 A2ee | ezfz e2c2 | B2A2 e2ee | ezfz e2c2 |\ M:6/4 [1 B2A2 d4 dzAF :|[2 B2A2 d2FG A2GF || |:\ M:4/4 F4 F2A2 | d2e2 f2ze | fzb2 a4 | a2f2 d2ff | e2d2 c4 | c2BB A2F2 |[1 g2e2 c4 | c2BB A2F2 | M:6/4 e2d2 A4 A3G :|[2\ M:4/4 e2c2 c4 | c2BB AFAA |\ M:6/4 BFBc d4 d2dd |]

REEL DE NORMANDIN. AKA and see “Reel des sucres (3).” French-Canadian, Reel. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA’BB’. An irregular or 'crooked' tune from accordion player Tommy Duchense [1] (1909-1986), recorded in Montreal in 1938 (the un-credited guitar accompaniment is excellent and far above average). Fiddler Isidore Soucy recorded the tune as "Reel des sucres (3)."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : -

Recorded sources: - Starr 16172 (78 RPM), Tommy Duchesne (1938).

See also listing at:
Hear accordion player Tommy Duchesne's 1938 recording at the Virtual Gramophone [2][3]
See the entry at Eric Lortie's Identitairs Québécois site [4]

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