McLeod's Reel

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 Theme code Index    1633 1622
 Also known as    Miss McLeod's Reel (1), Miss MacLeod's Reel, Did You Ever See the Devil Uncle Joe?, Hop High Ladies, Hop High Ladies the Cake's all Dough, Uncle Joe
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Contra, Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    USA(Mid Atlantic)
 Structure    AB, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:James Morrison
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:How to Play the Globe Accordion Irish Style
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 18, p. 22
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1931
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:McLeod's M:2/2 L:1/8 R:Reel B:James Morrison - "How to Play the Globe Accordion Irish Style" (1931 No. 18, p. 22) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G G2 BG DGGA|B2 BA BdBA|G2 BG dGBG|FAAG AcBA | GABG DGGA|B2 BA Bdd2|ed^cd egfa|gedB AdBA|| d2 gd egdg|eBBA BdBA|G2 gd eg d2|eAAG AdBA| g2 fg eg d2|eBBA Bd d2|egfa gbaf|gedB AdBA||

X:1 T:McLeod's Reel M:2/4 L:1/8 N:An American version of the Scottish "Miss McLeod's Reel" B:Ford - Traditional Music in America (1940, p. 31) K:G B/A/|Gg e/d/e/g/|BB/A/ BB/A/|Gg e/d/e/g/|AA/G/ A/c/B/A/| Gg e/d/e/g/|BB/A/ Bd|e>f e/d/e/f/|g/e/d/B/ A:| |:B/A/|G/A/B/c/ d/B/G/A/|B/c/B/A/ B/c/B/A/|G/A/B/c/ d/B/G/B/|AA/G/ A/c/B/A/| G/A/B/c/ d/B/G/A/|B/c/B/A/ Bd|e>f e/d/e/f/|g/e/d/B/ A:|]