Little Brown Jug

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 Theme code Index    3546 761H3H
 Also known as    Je veux m'marier (2)
 Composer/Core Source    Joseph Eastburn Winner
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Bluegrass, Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double), Two-Step
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Ira Ford
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Traditional Music in America
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 33
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1940
 Artist    Biography:Clark Kessinger
 Title of recording    Little Brown Jug
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Brunswick 468 (78 RPM)
 Year recorded    1930
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Little Brown Jug M:2/4 L:1/8 S:Ruth - Pioneer Western Folk Tunes (1948) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D F[F/A/][F/A/] [F/A/][F/A/][F/A/][F/A/]|G[GB][G2B2]|\ A[E/c/][E/c/] [E/c/][E/c/][E/c/][E/c/]|A[Fd] [d2f2]| F[F/A/][F/A/] [F/A/][F/A/][F/A/][F/A/]|G[GB][G2B2]|\ A[Ec] c/B/c/d/|e[Fd] [F2d2]|| f/g/a/f/ d2|fe g2|gc c/d/e/f/|ed f2| f/g/a/f/ d2|fe g2|{a/}bc c/d/e/f/|ed d2||

X: 1 T:Little Brown Jug R:Reel N: M:2/4 L:1/8 K:D A/2G/2|"D"FA A2|"G"GB B2|"A7"c/2c/2c Bc|"D"de f2|! "D"FA A2|"G"GB B2|"A7"c/2c/2c Bc|"D"ed"fine"d:|! d/2e/2|"D"fd AF|"G"GB B2|"A7"c/2c/2c Bc|"D"de fd/2e/2|! "D"fd AF|"G"GB "E7"B2|"A7"c/2c/2c Bc|"D"ed"dc"d|]

X:1 T:Little Brown Jug M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stephen F. Davis - Devil's Box, vol. 32, No. 3, Fall 1998 (p. 26) N:Transcribed by Frank Maloy, based on the version by fiddler N:Paul Warren, recorded from the weekly television show by Earl N:Scruggs, Lester Flatt and the Foggy Mountain Boys over WSB, N:Atlanta. Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G (3D/E/F/|"G"GB/c/ d/B/G/B/|"C"[ce]e ee|"D7"d/f/a/g/ f/d/e/c/|"G"dg g (3D/E/F/| GB/c/ d/B/G/B/|"C"c[ce] ee|"D7"d/f/a/g/ f/d/e/c/|"G"dg gg/a/|bg dB| "C"c/B/c/d/ ee|"D7"d/f/a/g/ f/d/e/c/|"G"dg bg/a/|bg dB|"C"c/B/c/d/ ee| "C"c/B/c/d/ ee|"D7"d/f/a/g/ f/d/e/c/|"G"dg g(3D/E/F/||:"G"GB/c/ d/B/G/B/|"C"c/B/c/d/ d/f/g/e/| "D7"d/f/a/g/ f/d/e/f/|"G"gf/a/ g/e/d/B/|GB/c/ d/B/G/B/|"C"c/B/c/d/ e/f/g/e/| "D7"d/f/a/g/ f/d/e/f/|1"G"gf/a/ gD/F/:|2 gf/a/ gg/a/||"G"bg dB|"C"ce e2|"D7"da/g/ f/d/e/c/| "G"dg bg/a/|bg dB|"C"c/B/c/d/ e/g/e/c/|"D7"da/g/ f/d/e/f/|"G"g/f/g/a/ g (3D/E?F?|GB/c/ d/B/G/B/| "C"c/B/c/d/ e/f/g/e/|"D7"d/f/a/g/ f/d/e/f/|"G"g/f/g/a/ g/e/d/B/|GB/c/ d/B/G/B/|"C"c/B/c/d/ e/f/g/e/| "D7"d/f/a/g/ f/d/e/f/|"G"g/f/g/a/ g||"G"g/f/g/a/ g/f/d/c/|"D7"B/G/A/F/ "G"GF|GE/G/ D/E/F/E/|"D7"D/C/B,/A,/ "G"G,||