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 Theme code Index    5553 1353
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AA'BB'
 Editor/Compiler    
 Book/Manuscript title    
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    
 Artist    Perry County Music Makers
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Vocalion
 Year recorded    1930
 Media    
 Score   ()   


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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.

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