Lost John

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 Theme code Index    5555 3111
 Also known as    Lost Boy Blues
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 History    USA(Upland South)
 Structure    AB, AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:David Brody
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:The Fiddler's Fakebook
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 178-179
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1983
 Artist    Biography:Dick Burnett and Leonard Rutherford
 Title of recording    Lost John/
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Columbia 15122-D (78 RPM)
 Year recorded    1926
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Lost John M:2/4 L:1/16 R:Song and Reel N:This is Rutherford's fiddle break S:Burnett & Rutherford B:Kuntz - Ragged But Right (1986) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G zDGB||d2>B2 d4-|d4-dDGA|(B2<A2G4)-|G6 zE| DEGA BAGA|DGB2 [G3B3]G|DEGA BAGA|BGA2 G2de| d2>e2 d4-|d4 zDEG|B2>A2 G4-|G4 zDGB| [B3d3]e [B4d4]-|[B4d4] zDEG|B2>A2 G4-|G6||