Reel du Père François

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X:1 T:Reel du Père François N:From the playing of Robert Lemieux (fiddle), Hector Charbonneau (guitar) M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel D: D:Bluebird B-4924a (78 RPM), Robert Lemieux & Hector Charbonneau (1936) Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:A EE|ABcd e2fg|a2c2e3a|g2B2d3f|e2c2c2B2| ABcd e2fg|a2c2e3a|g2B2d3f|e2c2 A2:| |:E2|ABcd e2c2|d2BBe2a2|gagf d2f2|efed cdcB| ABcd e2c2|d2B2 e2a2|gagf e2fg|a2[c2a2][c2a2]:|

REEL DU PÈRE FRANÇOIS. French-Canadian, Reel (cut time). A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The first two distinctive measures are shared with "St-Féréole." "Reel du Père François" was recorded in 1936 by the Chevaliers du Folklore, a group consisting of Tommy Duchesne (1909-1986) on accordion, with fiddler Albert Allard and guitarist Tony Ouellette. Virtual Gramophone also has the same recording listed being played by Robert Lemieux (fiddle) and Hector Charbonneau (accordion).

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - Bluebird B-4924 (78 RPM), Chevaliers du Folklore (1936).

Recorded sources: -

See also listing at:
Hear Robert Lemieux & Hector Charbonneau's 1936 recording at the Virtual Gramophone [1]

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