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X:1 T:Souris Reel M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel O:Prince Edward Island K:G D2|G<GGB d2g2|edgd edBA|....

SOURIS REEL. Canadian, Reel (cut time). Canada, Prince Edward Island. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The local pronunciation for the town named Souris is “Soo-ree” according to Ken Perlman, who thinks the tune is local in origin.

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - Hilda MacPhee MacDonald (b. 1904, Souris, North-East Kings County, Prince Edward Island) [Perlman].

Printed sources : - Perlman (The Fiddle Music of Prince Edward Island), 1996; p. 57.

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