Magic Melody Reel

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 Theme code Index    153H3H 51H35
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:George Young
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    AABBCCDD
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Stephen F. Davis
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Devil's Box vol. 21 No. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 19
 Year of publication/Date of MS    Spring 1987
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X:1 T:Magic Melody Reel N:Transcribed by Frank Maloy (Englehard, N.C.) from the playing of George Young, known professionally N:as "Uncle Charlie." He was originally from Johnstown, Pa., but Maloy remembered him N:from visits in the summertime in the 1930's and 1940's. Young had a large and varied repertoire and N:traveled around the country performing and repairing instruments. M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Reel B:Davis - Devil's Box, vol. 21, No. 1, Spring 1987, p. 19 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:A c/B/|"A"A/c/e/a/ c'/e'/c'/a/|e/c'/a/e/ c/a/e/c/|A/e/c/A/ E/c/A/c/|"E7"d/c/B/A/ G/A/B/G/| "A"A/c/e/a/ c'/e'/c'/a/|e/c'/a/e/ c/a/e/c/|A/e/c/A/ E/c/A/c/|"E7"d/c/B/c/ "A"A:| |:B/c/|"E7"d/c/B/A/ G/A/B/G/|"A"A/B/c/d/ e/f/e/c/|"E7"d/c/B/A/ G/A/B/G/|"A"A/B/c/d/ eB/c/| "E7"d/c/B/A/ G/A/B/G/|"A"A/B/c/d/ e/f/e/c/|"D"d/f/e/d/ "A"c/e/d/c/|"E7"B/d/c/B/ "A"A:| K:D |:A|"D"[F2d2][DA][Fd]|[d2f2][Ae][df]|[f2a2][fb][fa]|[f3d'3]a| "D"d'/a/f/d/ a/f/d/A/|f/d/A/F/ d/A/F/D/|"A7"A/B/c/d/ e/c/A/c/|"D"d/B/A/F/ D:| |:D/B,/|"D"A,/B,/D/F/ A/d/f/b/|a/f/d/g/ f/d/A/e/|d/A/F/B/ A/F/D/F/|G/F/E/D/ C/B,/A,/G,/| "D"A,/B,/D/F/ A/d/f/b/|a/f/d/g/ f/d/A/e/|d/A/F/B/ A/F/D/F/|"A7"G/F/E/F/ "D"D:|]