Reel des bretelles

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X: 1 T:Reel des Bretelles T:Reel de Longueuil S:Repertoire d'Isidore Soucy Z:robin.beech@mcgill.ca M:4/4 L:1/8 F:http://www.john-chambers.us/~jc/music/abc/Quebec/montrealsession/Reel_des_Bretelles.abc K:A a2A2 A2cA | D2A2 Acec | d2B2 B2BA | GABc defg | a2A2 A2cA | D2A2 Acec | defg afed | cABG A4 :: A,2A2 C2A2 | A,2Ac BAGF | E2e2 G2e2 | E2eg fecB | A,2A2 C2A2 | A,2Ac BAGF | E2e2 G2e2 | edcB A4 :|



REEL DES BRETELLES. AKA and see "Reel de Longueuil." French-Canadian, Reel (cut time). A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. A version of the “Mason's Apron/Wake Up Susan (1)” tune family recorded by Isidore Soucy (1899-1962) in 1952. The first strains of Soucy's "Reel des jumelles" and "Reel des nains" are cognate.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - Jean Duval (La Musique d'Isidore Soucy), 2017; No. 345, p. 173 [1]

Recorded sources: -Bluebird 55-5428 (78 RPM), Isidore Soucy (1952). Le violon inoubliable de Isidore Soucy (1990). RCA Victor Gala Series CGP-128, Isidore Soucey – “Chez Isidore” (1962). RCA 26-708S, Isidore Soucy (1952). Denis Côté - “Hommage à la famille Soucy” (1990). RCA 57-0196 (45 RPM), Isidore Soucy. Totem Records TO-9219, Ti-Blanc Richard - "Ti-Blanc Richard en spectacle" (1976)

See also listing at:
Hear Isidore Sourcy's 1962 recording at youtube.com [2]



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