Fiddle Up

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 Theme code Index    3336 3336
 Also known as    Ragtime Violin
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Jesse Young
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Blues
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    USA(Upland South)
 Structure    AA'BB'
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Stephen F. Davis
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Devil's Box vol. 23 No. 3
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 35
 Year of publication/Date of MS    Fall 1993
 Artist    Biography:Jess Young's Tennessee Band
 Title of recording    Fiddle Up/Oh! My Lawd
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Columbia 15338-D (78 RPM)
 Year recorded    1928
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Fiddle Up N:Transcribed by John Hartford from the playing of fiddler Jess Young, N:Chatanooga, Tenn. M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stephen F. Davis - Devil's Box, vol. 23, No. 3, Fall 1993 (p. 35) Z:abc's AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G d/G/|Bd/A/ Bd/A/|B/d/e- ed/A/|Bd/A/ Bd/A/|B/d/(e e)d|g/a/g/e/ dB/c/| dB AG|+slide+d2 (e2|e)g/e/ f/e/ d-|1[M:2/8]d:|2 g2=f2||:ee ^dd| e/^d/e/d/ e/=d/c/A/|GA c<e|GA c<e|gg gg|1 g/=f/e d2| e/^d/e/d/ e/d/d/d/|e/G/A c2:|2 g=f/e/ d>e|ge f/ed/ |c3||

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