Annotation:Reel de Verchères

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X:1 T:Reel de Verchères N:From the playing of fiddler Arthur-Joseph (A.J.) Boulay (1883-1948), N:who was born in New Hampshire, but who spent much of his life in Quebec. M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel Q:"Quick" N:The first strain is shared with "Reel de l'hôtelier" D: D:Victor 263625a (78 RPM), A.J. Bouley (1929) Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:D AG|SFDDD DFAF|G2GG GBed|cAAA Acec|dcde fdAF| FDDD DFAF|G2GG GBed|cAAA Acec|d2dd d2:| EF|:GFGA BABc|dcde fdAF|GFGA BABc|dcdf e2e2| GFGA BABc|dcde fdAF|GFGA BAB2|1cAce d2d2:|2 cAce d2d2|[M:2/4]d2 AGS||

REEL DE VERCHÈRES. French-Canadian, Reel (cut time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. The first strain of "Reel de Vercheres" is shared with Jospeh Allard's "Reel de l'hôtelier" and others in that tune family.

Additional notes

Recorded sources : - Victor 263625a (78 RPM), A.J. Bouley (1929).

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

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