Annotation:Reel de la politique

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X:1 T:Reel de la politique N:From the playing of fiddler Joseph Allard (1873-1947, Montreal). M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel D:Victor 263856 (78 RPM), Joseph Allard (1931) D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:D fgfe|d2A2F2A2|{A}d3d d2fe|d2A2F2A2|BG E2B3c| d2D2 F2A2|d2g2f2e2|dcBA Bcde|1f2d2:|2f2d2 f-gfg|| |:a2f2g2e2|f2d2 defg|a2f2{a}gfga|b2[B2e2]- [B2e2]fg| a2f2g2e2|f2d2 e2c2|dcBA Bcde|1 f2d2 f-gfg:|2 f2d2 ||

REEL DE LA POLITIQUE. AKA and see "My Love is but a Lassie Yet (1)." French-Canadian, Quadrille (cut or 2/4 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'BB'. "Reel de la politique" is Montreal fiddler Joseph Allard's (1873-1947) version of the Scottish tune "My Love is but a Lassie Yet (1)," well-known in a variety of settings and a myriad of titles on both sides of the Atlantic from the mid-18th century onwards. Allard researcher Jean Duval notes that Allard recorded the tune twice (with the same name), in 1931 and 1937[1].

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Jean Duval (La Musique de Joseph Allard 1873-1947), 2018; No 69, p. 34.

Recorded sources : - Victor 263856 (78 RPM), Joseph Allard (1931).

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  1. Jean Duval, "La Musique de Joseph Allard 1873-1947", 2018, p. 75.