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 Theme code Index    5H6H1H1H 2H755
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 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    USA(Upland South)
 Book/Manuscript title    
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    
 Artist    Ward Jarvis, Dana Loomis & Grey Larsen
 Title of recording    Visits
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Heritage Records XXXIII
 Year recorded    1981
 Score   ()   

<abc float="left"> X:1 T:Banjo Tramp M:2/4 L:1/8 S:Liz Slade Z:Andrew Kuntz K:D (f/g/|a/)(f/a/)a/ b/e/a|[df]>[df] [d/f/][d/e/][d/f/]f|e/A/d/A/ c/(A/B)|[AA]>[A(B] [AA)]|1 (3e/f/g/|a/f/a/a/ b/e/a|d/[df]d [d/f/][d/e/][d/f]f/|e/(A/d/)(A/ c/)c/d|[ee]>[ef] [ee]:|2 (3A/B/c/|d/)B/d/A/ B/A/A/c/|d/B/d/A/ B/A/A/c/|d/B/d/d/ e/A/c|[d/e/][df]e/ [df]|| |:(D|A/)(D/F/)F/ Ad|[d/e/][df]e/ f/e/f/A/|e/A/d/A/ c/A/B|[AA]>[AB] (A/B/)A/(D/|1 A/)(D/F) A/(A/d)|[d/e/][df]g/ f/e/f/f/|e/A/c/A/ cd|[ee]>[e/f] [ee]:|2 (3A/B/c/| D/B/d/A/ c/A/A/c/|d/B/d/A/ B/A/A/c/|d/B/d/d/ ec|[d/e/][df][d/f/] [df]|| </abc>

BANJO TRAMP. Old-Time, Breakdown. USA; Ky., W.Va. D Major. Standard tuning. AA'BB'. Similarities to the Kerry Mills composition "Whistling Rufus." Source for notated version: Via Liz Slade (Yorktown, New York) from Ohio fiddler Ward Jarvis, who learned the tune from the legendary blind fiddler Ed Haley (eastern Ky.). Kuntz, Private MS.

Recorded source: Heritage Records XXXIII, Ward Jarvis, Dana Loomis & Grey Larsen - "Visits" (1981).