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 Theme code Index    5555 255L4L
 Also known as    Georgia Belles, Pokey Huntus
 Composer/Core Source    Manco Sneed
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Mixolydian
 Time signature    2/4
 History    USA(Upland South)
 Structure    ABA'CCA'C'
 Editor/Compiler    Miles Krassen
 Book/Manuscript title    Masters of Old Time Fiddling
 Tune and/or Page number    pp. 126-127
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1983
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Georgia Belle M:2/4 L:1/8 S:Manco Sneed S:Transcription by Teresa Broadwell and James Dooley K:G d2-_dc|d2-{d/e/}dc|AF dF|DF CF|Ac dd|=fd gd|^fd cB|GF G2| d2-_dc|d2-{de|dc|AF dF|AF C2|Dc de|fd gd|fd cB|GF G2|| {e/f/}g3a|gd [Bg]d|f d2e|fd fd|{e/f/}g3a|gd gd|fd cB|GF G2| {e/f/}gg ga|gf gd|f d2 e| fg a2|{a}g>f ga|gf de|fd cB|GB G2| [D2G2] dc|d2-{d/e/}d2|AF dF|AF C2|Ac de|=fd gd|fd cB|GF G2|| ((3DEF G)G|BG dG|((3DEF G)G|DG _BD|((3DEF (3G)GG|G2 g2|fd cB G_B G2:||

X:1 T:Georgia Belle N:From the playing of fiddler Osey Helton (1879-1942, Cherokee County, N.C.), N:born to a Cherokee father and white mother. He :worked as a plasterer in N:between periods where he supported himself through his music. N:Osey had a duet with his younger brother, Ernest, for a time and played N:on Asheville, N.C., radio as Helton's Old Time Stringband. M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel N:Play AAABBA'A'A'B'B'A'A'A' D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:Gdor P:A d2 d-c def2|F2 AF cFAc|dcde fdge|fdcA G2[G,2G2]:| P:B ([G,G]D)ga gfde|f>efg fdc2|dgga gfde|fdcA =BG G/G/G| ([G,G]D)ga gfde|f>efg fdc2| d-cde f2g-f|ddcA G2G2|| P:A' |:d2 dc d2d-c|AFFc AG F2|"*"d-cd2 f2g-e|fdcA G2G2:| P:B' ([G,G]D)ga gfd>e|f-gag fdc>d|dgga g-fde|fdcA G2G2| ([G,G]D)ga gfd>e|f-gag fdc2|afge fdce|fdcA G2G2|| P:Substitution "*"d-cde fdge|

X:1 T:Georgia Belle C:Bill Hensley (N.C.) M:C| L:1/8 F: K:Gmix G2{c}d2d2dc|AFdc AGF2|dcde fgag|fdcA BGGA| G2{c}d2d2dc|AFdc AGF2|dcde fgag|fdcA BGG>A:| G2g2(3age d2|(e=f)d/e/f efcf|dg2a gd3|(ef)(dc) (AB/)G/ GA| G2g2 (3agf d2(e=f)d/e/f efcf|dg2a gd3|(ef)(dc) (AB/)G/ GA||