Reel des Laurentides
X:1 T:Reel des Laurentides N:A version of the venerable "White Cockade", from the N:playing of the Chevaliers du folklore (Tommy Duchesne et al) M:C| L:1/8 R:March Q:"Moderately Quick" D:http://www.collectionscanada.ca/obj/m2/f7/13809.mp3 D:Starr 15959 (78 RPM), Chevaliers du folklore (1936) Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:D DE|F2F2F2 DE|F2FFF2d2|A2FFF2ED|C2EEE2DE| F2FF GFED|F2 AF d2de|fedc BcdB|A2F2F2:| |:FG|A2FAd2FG|A2AA A2FG|A2F2d2cd|e2EEE2DE| F2FF GFED|F2 A2 d2de|fedc BcdB|A2F2F2:|
REEL DES LAURENTIDES. AKA and see "White Cockade (1) (The)." French-Canadian, March (cut or 4/4 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune is a version of the venerable march country dance "White Cockade (1) (The)," one of the most popular melodies in the English-speaking world. It was recorded as "Reel des Laurentides" by the group Chevaliers du folklore in 1936, led by accordion player Tommy Duschense (1909-1986).