N:From a transcription by John Lamancusa, by permission. See http://www.mne.psu.edu/lamancusa/tunes.htm
B(d |: d)Dde d2 BA | GABc d2 B(d | d)Dde d2 BA |1 GBAF G2 B(d :|2 GBAF G2 (G, ||
|: G,)A,B,A, G,2 BA | GBAG E2 GE | DB,A,B, G,2 BA |1 GBAF G2 (G, :|2 GBAF G2 ||
BLACK SATIN. Old-Time, Breakdown. G Major. GDad tuning (fiddle). AA'BB'. The tune was in the repertoire of the Perry County (Tenn.) Music Makers-Nonnie Presson and Bulow Smith on zither and gtr., who recorded several sides for Vocalion Records in 1930. Nonnie learned the tune from a local banjo player, Will Warren.