Natchez Under the Hill (2)

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 Theme code Index    16L5L5L 3532
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4, 2/2
 History    USA(Upland South), USA(Central), USA(Ozarks/Western Tenn)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Ira Ford
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Traditional Music in America
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 56
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1940
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Natchez Under the Hill [2] M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Breakdown B:Ford - Traditional Music in America (1940) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G D|G/GG/ E/D/B,/C/|D/DE/ DG/A/|B/BB/ d/B/A/G/|B/AB/ AB/A/| G/GG/ E/D/B,/C/|D/DE/ DG/A/|B/dd/ d/B/A/G/|B/GA/ G:| |:A|B/dd/ d/B/A/G/|B/dd/ d/B/A/G/|c/ef/ e/d/c/B/|c/ef/ ed/e/| g/a/g/e/ dB/c/|d/e/d/B/ AG/A/|B/B/A/G/ ED/D/|E/GA/ G:|]

X:1 T:Natchez under the Hill [2] N:From the playing of fiddler Emmett Lundy (1864-1953, Galax, N:southwestern Va.) M:C| L:1/8 Q:"Quick" D:Library of Congress, Emmett Lundy (1941) D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:D (3[DA]Bc|d2 dB AAFF| ABAF [F3d3]e|[Af]e[Af]g [Af]ede|"*"[Af]afd [e2e2]fe| [D2d2]d-B AAFF|ABAF [F3d3]e|fa2b afeg|f[D2d2]d [D4d4]:| |:[Af]e|fa2a aaaa|fa2 a a2fe|fa]aa aaba|f-aaa a2(a2| e')2e'2a2fa|abae- fede|defd edBA|Bd2d d2:| P:Substitution "*"[A2f2][ee][ee][e2e2][Af]e||

X:1 T:Natchez under the Hill [2] N:From the playing of fiddler Lon Jordan (c. 1876-?, Farmington, N:Arkansas) recorded in the field in 1941 by N:collector Vance Randolf. N:Jordan introduces the recording: "It sounds a lot like 'Turkey in the N:Straw', but still, there's a difference." M:C| L:1/8 Q:"Fast" N:AEae tuning (fiddle), drone liberally throughout. D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:A |: ((3EFG|[AA])[AA][AA][AA] [A2A2]C2|EFEC- A,2AB|[c2e2][c2e2] cBAA|[Ae][B2e2][Be] [B2e2](E2| [AA])[A2A2][AA] [A2A2]C2|EFEC- A,2 A[Be]-|[c2e2]e2 [Ae][ce][Ae][Be]|[ce][Ae][Be][Ae] [A2e2]:| ce2f ec[Ae][Ae]|ce2f e2=f2-|^ffff ffee|ceff- f2-e2| aeae fe{B}[c2e2]|efec B2A2|cABA [FA][FA]E2|E+slide+[A2A2][AA] [A2A2]:|

X:1 T:Natchez on the Hill M:2/4 L:1/8 N:Transcribed by Annabel Morris Buchanan on April 6, 1931, from the N:playing of fiddler Frank Blevins (1911-2001, Asche County, N.C.) . "This N:Tune learned from his father, who had ost of his tunes from his N:uncle, Noah Barber, N.C." B:Stephen F. Davis - Devil's Box, vol. 32, No. 2, Summer 1998 (p. 17) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G |:DE/=F/ GG|B/G/A/G/ E/D/B,/C/|D/E/D/E/ GG|B/G/A/F/- G2:| {Bc}dd/B/ dd|B/G/A/G/ E/D/B,/C/|D/D/D/D/ GG|B/F/A/F/- G2| {Bc}dd/B/ dd|B/G/A/G/ E/D/B,/[C/D/] |A/B/A/B/ dd|B/G/A/G/- G2||