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X:1 % T:Rouen Reel M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Reel B:Welling - The Hartford Tune Book (1976, p. 15) Z:Transcribed by Will Welling K:A [A2e2] [Ae]c/e/|:ag/a/ (f/a/)e/d/|c/e/f/g/ ae/g/|bg/b/ e/g/b/e/| g/b/e/g/ b/e/B/e/|ag/a/ (f/a/)e/d/|c/e/f/g/ a/b/a/g/|1 f/a/e/d/ c/e/f/g/| (a/b/)(a/g/) a/e/c/e/:|\ M:3/4 L:1/8 |2 f/a/e/d/ c/A/(3B/c/B/ [A2e2]:|\ M:2/4 L:1/8 |:[Be]<[ce]- [c/e/][d/e/][c/e/][B/e/]|[Ae][Ae] [Be][ce]| [d2f2]- [d/f/][e/f/][d/f/]A/|[F4A4]|[Be]<[Be]- [B/e/][d/e/][B/e/][A/e/]|GE FG| |1 AA- A/B/c/d/|[ee][ee]- [e/e/][e/f/]-[e/e/][d/e/]:|2 AA- A/A/c/e/|a/g/a/b/ a/e/c/e/||



ROUYN REEL, THE (Le Reel Rouyn). AKA - "Rouen Reel." French-Canadian, Reel (2/4 time). A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'BB'. ROUYN REEL Rouyn is a town in the Province of Quebec.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - transplanted French-Canadian fiddler Omer Marcoux (Concord, N.H.) who learned it from a Bluebird 78 RPM recording by Fernand Thibault (1920-1967) et ses Pionniers [Miskoe & Paul].

Printed sources : - Miskoe & Paul (Fiddle Tunes of Omer Marcoux), 1994; p. 9. Welling (Hartford Tunebook), 1976; p. 15.

Recorded sources: - RCA Victor ‎CGP-129, "Fernand Thibault" (1962). RCA Victor CGP-241, "Fernand Thibault et ses troubadous du matin."



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