Lantern in the Ditch

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 Theme code Index    3553 3531
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:John Henry Jones
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    USA(Central)
 Structure    AABC, AABBCC, AA'BB'CC'
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:R.P. Christeson
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Old Time Fiddler's Repertory vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 53
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1973
 Artist    Bob Walters
 Title of recording    Old Time Fiddlers Repertory
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    University of Missouri Press
 Year recorded    1976
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Lantern in the Ditch N:From the playing of fiddler Bob Walters (1889-1960, N:Burt County, eastern Nebraska) M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel D:Univ. of Miss., Bob Walters - Old Time Fiddlers' Repertory (1976) D: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D F2|+slide+[A3A3]A A2FE|F2FA FDB,G,|A,B,DE Adfe|dBAF [EA][FA]DE| +slide+[A3A3]A A2FE|F2FA FDB,G,|A,B,DE Adfe|dBAF D2:| fg|a2 ab a2af|abaf efde|fa2b a2ba|fded Bcde| fa2f a2 af|abaf efde|fa2b afba|fdec d2|| Ac|defd edfe|dBAF EFDF|defd efaf|afec d2Bd| Adfd e2fe|dBAF EFDF|Adfd efaf| afec d2|]

X:2 T:Lantern in the Ditch M:2/4 L:1/16 Q:122 S:Cyril Stinnett R:Reel A:Missouri B:Transcribed in OTFR as tune #70. N:as recorded by Cyril Stinnett in September of '79 Z:B. Shull, trans.; R.P. LaVaque, ABCs K:D (fg|a2)ab (af)df|(ab)(af) (ef)de|(fa2)b a2ba|fae(d BdA)d|! (fa2)(b a2)e(f|ab)af (ef)de|(fa2)(b a2)b(a|fa)ec d2:|! |:A(c|d2)fd (eaf)e|d(BA)(F [EA])[FA][D2A2]|d2fd e(fa)(f|gf)ec d2Ac-|! -d2fd (eaf)e|d(BA)(F [EA])[FA][D2A2]|d2fd e(fa)(f|gf)ec d2:|! |:([D2A2]|[FA])[A2A2]B- (A2[DA][EA])|[F2A2]A([EA] [FA])[EA][DA][B,D]|(A,B,)DF A2(fe)|(dB)(AF [EA])[FA][D2A2]|! ([FA]A2)(B A)(FE)D|(AB)A(F EF)DB,|(A,B,)DF A2(fe)|(dB)AF D2:|!

X:1 T:Lantern in the Ditch M:4/4 L:1/8 Q:180 S:John Hartford's "The Fun of Open Discussion" Z:transcription by Llarry Brandon K:D P:A DE|:F2 A2 A2 FE|F2 A2 FEDB,|A,B,DE D2 fe|dBAF D2 DE|! F2 A2 A2 FE|F2 A2 FEDB,|A,B,DE D2 fe|1dBAF D2 DE:|2dBAF D2 fg||! P:B a2 ab a2 fg|abaf efde|faab a2 ba|faec d2 fg|! a2 ab a2 fg|abaf efde|faab a2 ba|1faec d2 fg:|2faec d2 AB||! P:C |:defd e2 fe|dBAF EF D2|Adfd efaf|gfec d2 AB|! defd e2 fe|dBAF EF D2|Adfd efaf|1gfec d2 AB:|2 gfec d2 z2||!