Turkey in the Cottonwoods

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TURKEY IN THE COTTONWOODS.USA,Texas/Oklahoma. Reel. B flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Joe Pancerzewski learned this tune around 1931 from Chet Hawley, who was from Tulsa, Oklahoma, at Elvy Osborne's barbershop in Minot, North Dakota. Elvy was a good fiddler, and his barbershop was jam session central for fiddlers.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Pancerzewski (Pleasures of Home), 1988; p. 11.

Recorded sources : - Voyager 341, Joe Pancerzewski - "Legendary Northwest Fiddler" (1972).

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