Brushy Fork of John's Creek (2)

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 Theme code Index    
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Mixolydian
 Time signature    4/4
 History    USA(Upland South)
 Structure    AA'BB'C
 Editor/Compiler    
 Book/Manuscript title    Fiddler Magazine
 Tune and/or Page number    pp. 36-37
 Year of publication/Date of MS    vol. 8, No. 2, Summer 2001
 Artist    John Hartford
 Title of recording    Speed of the Old Long Bow (The)
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Rounder CD-438
 Year recorded    1998
 Media    
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BRUSHY FORK OF JOHN'S CREEK [2]. Old-Time, Breakdown. A Mixolydian. AA'BB'C. A different tune than "Brushy Fork of John's Creek (1)". The title is said to commemorate a Civil War battle that took place either on Brushy Fork of John's Creek in Pike County, Kentucky, or near Old Bedstead Mountain in southern Floyd County, Kentucky. Similarities to "Bunch of Keys (2)."

Source for notated version: Ed Haley (Kentucky/W.Va. border region) via John Hartford [Fiddler].

Printed source: Fiddler Magazine, vol. 8, No. 2, Summer 2001; pp. 36-37.

Recorded source: Rounder 1131/1132, Ed Hayley - "Forked Deer, vol. 1" (1997).


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