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 Theme code Index    1357b 6452
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Lewis Thomasson
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time, Texas/Oklahoma
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 History    USA(Southwest)
 Structure    AABB
 Book/Manuscript title    
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    
 Artist    Biography:Lewis Thomasson
 Title of recording    Old Texas Fiddle Tunes Played the Old Way
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Old Blue Records 501
 Year recorded    c. 1969
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Grandfather's Tune [3] T:Grandfather's Tune No. 1 N:From the playing of Texas fiddler and guitarist Lewis Thomasson, brother of the N:better-known fiddler Benny Thomasson, both sons of fiddler N:Lewis Thomasson (1874 - 1924). Lewis Jr's style has little of the influence of N:western swing or contest style. M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel N:AEae tuning (fiddle) Q:"Fast" D:Old Blue Records CD-501, Lewis Thomasson - "Old Texas Fiddle Tunes Played the Old Way" (c, 1969 or 1971). D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:Amix ABcd efge| fedf edB-d|A-Bcd edcd|ea-ab a4| ABcd e-fg2|(3fgf df edB2|((3BcB A)G E2D2|E[A,A]-[A,A]B A2:| K:A EG|A2A2 EDCA,|D2[F2A2] EDCA,|D2[F2A2] EDCA,|DEFD E2 ((3EFG| A2)A2 EDCA,|D2[F2A2] EDCA,|D2[F2A2] EDCD|EA-AB A2||