Annotation:Walking that Pretty Girl Home

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X:1 T:Walking that Pretty Girl Home N:From the playing of Luther Davis (southwest Virginia), M:C| L:1/8 Q:"Moderate" R:Reel N:Probably once been a song tune. D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:G DE|G2G2 GABA|GAGE D2DE|GGGA B-ABc|d2de d2DE| G2G2GBBA|GAGE D2 DE|GGBB ABAF|GG-GG G2:| |:BB|dd-de d2GG|BABd BABB|d2de dBGB|[A3A3]A A2Bc| ddde dBGG|BABd BGDD|EEGG BBAF|G3G G2:|

WALKING THAT PRETTY GIRL HOME. American, Reel (cut time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). The source for the tune is Meadow Creek section, Grayson County, southwest Virginia fiddler Luther Davis (1887-1986). Davis listed as one of his influences Grayson County fiddler Greenberry Leonard (1810-1892), who died when Davis was a child but whose style and repertory influenced a generation of Galax area fiddlers.

Additional notes

Recorded sources : - 5-String Productions, Alice Gerard, Gail Gillespie & Sharon Sandomirsky - "The Road to Agate Hill" (2006. From Luther Davis). Rounder Select, Mike Seegar & Paul Brown - "Way Down in North Carolina" (1996).

See also listing at :
Hear Luther Davis's 1986 field recording at Slippery Hill [1]

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