Chicken Reel (1)

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 Theme code Index    3H516 5655, 3H155 3H151H
 Also known as    Performer's Buck
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Joseph M. Daly
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Ira Ford
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Traditional Music in America
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 41
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1940
 Artist    Biography:Tweedy Brothers (The)
 Title of recording    Chicken Reel/Repaz Band
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Gennett 5488 (78 RPM)
 Year recorded    1924
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Chicken Reel [1] N:From the playing of fiddler Arthur-Joseph (A.J.) Boulay (1883-1948), N:who was born in New Hampshire, but who spent much of his life in Quebec. M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel N:Play ABABC ABAC ABABC A D:Victor 216529-B (78 RPM), A.J. Boulay (1928) D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:D P:A e2-|fdAF D-F A2|AAB-A A2e2-|fdAF D-F A2|1Acd-c d2:|2Acd-c d4|| P:B |:fa-af d2fd|A-dfd =c(3B/c/B/ A2|fa-af d2 fd|1Acd-c d4:|2Acd-c d2|| P:C e-a-af e-gfe|e-a-af e2 fe|dd'-d'b- a2ba|dd'-d'b- a2ab| a^gab c'ba=g|f2 f2-f2 e2|dcde fedf|e2[c2e2][B2e2][A2e2]| e-a-af e-gfe|e-a-af e2 fe|dd'-d'b- a2ba|dd'-d'b- a2 (3abc'| .d'2.d'2.a2.a2|.b2.b2.f2z2|(=f2^f2) (=f2^f2)|z2 A2d2z2:|

X:1 T:Chicken Reel [1] N:From the playing of fiddler Doc Roberts (1897-1978, Madison County, Ky.) M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel N:Play ABAC D: D:Document DOCD 8043, "Doc Roberts vol. 2" (1999) D:Champion 15921 (78 RPM), Doc Roberts (1930) D:Supertone 9659 (78 RPM), Fiddlin' Jim Burke (1930) D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:G P:A =f2-||S^fdAF DEFD| AFBF A2de|fdAF DEFD|AFBA d2+slide+fa| ^fdAF DEFD| AFBF Acde|fdAF DFBF Ac3|d6|| P:B e2-|fa3 +slide+fdAF| AFBF A2e2-|fa3 +slide+fdAF A2c2|d6e2-| fa3 +slide+fdAF| AFBF A2e2-|fded DEFF|AA c2 d2egS|| P:C e2-|fa2f aa2(=f|^f)ded Bd2(e|f)a2f aa2|(f=f^f)e- e2e2-| fa2f aa2(=f|^f)ded Bcde|fded DEFG|AAB-A d2||

X: 1 T:Chicken Reel [1] M:2/4 L:1/8 C:Traditional N:Transcribed by Frank Maloy from the playing of Florida fiddler N:Ira Hathaway, from a c. 1950's tape. Q:"Moderate" B:Stephen F. Davis - Devil's Box, vol. 24, No. 2, Summer 1990 (p. 17) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D =f|"D"^f/d/B/d/ A/G/F/E/|D/F/B/F/ A=f|^f/d/B/d/ A/G/F/G/|"A7"A/d/c/e/ "D"d=f| ^f/d/B/d/ A/G/F/E/|"D"D/F/B/F/ A=f|^f/d/B/d/ A/G/F/G/|"A7"A/d/c/e/ "D"dd/e/|| "D"f/g/a/f/ d/e/f/d/|A/d/f/d/ e/d/B/d/|"D"f/g/a/f/ d/e/f/d/|"A7"A/c/e/c/ "D"dd/e/| "D"f/d/B/d/ A/F/B/F/|A/F/B/F/ Ae/a/|f/d/B/d/ A/F/B/F/|"A7"A/d/c/e/ "D"de/a/| f/d/B/d/ A/F/B/F/|A/F/B/F/ Ae/a/|f/d/B/d/ A/F/B/F/|"A7"A/d/c/e/ "D"dd/e/|| fa/f/ df/d/|A/d/f/d/ e/d/B/d/|fa/f/ d/e/f/d/|"A7"A/c/e/c/ "D"dd/e/| "D"fa/f/ df/d/|A/d/f/d/ e/d/B/d/|fa/f/ d/e/f/d/|"A7"A/c/e/c/ "D"d||

X: 1 T:Chicken Reel [1] M:2/4 L:1/8 Q:1/8=220 C:Traditional K:D (=f|"D"f/)d/A/F/ D/F/B/F/|A/F/B/F/ A(=f|f/)d/A/F/ D/F/B/F/|"A7"A/dc/ d(=f| "D"f/)d/A/F/ D/F/B/F/|A/F/B/F/ A(=f|f/)d/A/F/ D/F/B/F/|"A"A/dc/ "D"d2|| "D"fa/f/ df/d/|A/d/e/d/ f/d/e/d/| fa/f/ df/d/|"A"A/dc/ "D"d2| "D"fa/f/ df/d/|A/d/e/d/ f/d/e/d/| fa/f/ df/d/| "A"A/dc/ "D"d2||