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 Theme code Index    5L111 3565
 Also known as    Bunch of Keys (1), Flowers of Limerick (1), Half Past Four, Indian Nation (1), Jenny on the Railroad, Mills are Grinding (The), Old Town Reel, Paddy on the Handcar, Paddy on the Handlecar, Reel à Baptiste à Ned, Reel de la bombarde, Reel du plombier, Telephone Reel, Pigeon on the Gatepost (1), Second Wellington, Wellington Dance (2)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland, Canada, United States
 Genre/Style    Bluegrass, Cape Breton/PEI, Irish, Old-Time, Québécois/Acadian
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 flat
 Mode    Dorian
 Time signature    2/2
 History    USA(Upland South), USA(Piedmont), CANADA(Maritimes/English), CANADA(Québec)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Septimus Winner
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Excelsior Collection for the Violin
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 31
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1864
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
Paddy On The Turnpike

Played by: BIll Monroe and Doc Watson
Source: Youtube
Image: ...from a wonderful Folkways disk
 Score   (1)   
Paddy on the Turnpike

X:1 T:Paddy on the Turnpike [1] M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Septimus Winner - Excelsior Collection for the Violin (1864, p. 31) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Gmin V:1 clef=treble name="1." [V:1] DGG^F G2 GA|BGdG BGdG|DFF=E F2 FG|AFcF AFcF| DGG^F G2 GA|BABc d2 de|fgfd cAFG|AGG^F G2z2:| |:Gggg g2 dg|bg~g2 bg~g2|Ffff f2 cf|af ~f2 af~f2| Gggg g2 dg|bg ~g2 bg~g2|defd cAFG|AGG^F G2z2:|]

X: 2 T: Paddy on the Turnpike [1] O: Ohio 1842 S: Cari Fuchs' collection B: Cole p.23 B: Ryan's Mammoth Collection, 1883 B: Richmond County, Ohio, musician Ruben Fisher's notebook, 1842 L: 1/8 N: See also "Bunch of Keys", the same tune in G Mixolydian. Z: 1998 by John Chambers <> M: C| K: GDor V:1 clef=treble name="2." [V:1]|: "Gm"DGG^F G2GA | BGdG _eGdG | "F"DFFE F2FG | AFcF dFcF | | "Gm"DGG^F ~G2GA | BAGA Bcde | "F"fefd cAFA | "D7"BGA^F "Gm"G4 :| |: "Gm"dgg^f g2ga | baga "C7"bage | "F"dffg ~f2fg | agfg agfe | | "Gm"dgg^f g2ga | bagf "C7"dcde | "F"fefd cAFA | "D7"BGA^F "Gm"G4 :|

X:3 T:Paddy on the Turnpike [1] M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel K:Gdor V:1 clef=treble name="3." [V:1]|: DG G^F G2GA | BG dG eG dG | DF FE F2FG | AF cF dF cF| DG G^F G2GA | BA GA Bc de | fe fd cA FA | BG AF G4 :| |: dg g^f g2 ga | ba ga bg af | df fg f2 fg | ag fg af gf | dg g^f g2 ga |ba gf dc de | fe fd cA FA | BG AF G4 :|]

X: 4 T: 31A. PADDY ON THE TURNPIKE [1] B: Sam Bayard, "Hill Country Tunes" 1944 #31A S: Played by Irvin Yaugher Jr, Mt Independence, PA, Oct 19 1943. As played by his great-uncle. N: The 4/4+5/4 time signature was used by Bayard, to say that some bars contain 5 beats. R: reel M: 4/4 L: 1/8 Z: 2010 John Chambers <> K: Ador V:1 clef=treble name="4." [V:1] ((3EFG) |A3^G A2"a."AB | ^cdef gfed |[M:5/4] BG-G2 G2 ((3DEF) GA |[M:4/4] BGAF GFED | "b."EAA^G A2A2 |[M:5/4] BABd e2d2 ef |[M:4/4] gage dBGB | ^/cABG A2 :: z2 | ea-ab a3f | bfaf "c."gfed | efga g3g | bfaf ^/ge dz | eaab a3f |[M:5/4] bfaf ^/ge dz ef | [M:4/4]gage dBGB | ^/cABG A2 :| P: VAR: "a"B2 || "b."EAA2 || "c."ge dz |] y8 y8 y8 y8 y8 y8

X:5 T:Paddy on the Turnpike [1] S:Manco Sneed (1885-1975, Jackson & Graham Counties, western N.C.) M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel D:Field Recorders Collective FRC 505, "Byard Ray, Manco Sneed \& D:Mike Rogers" (2006). N:Recorded by Peter Hoover in the 1960's. F: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:Gmix V:1 clef=treble name="5." [V:1] GF|:D2 GA G2GF|DFGA BAGG|DFFG F2DF|CFDF- GFDC| DFGA G3A|Bcd2 ^f2d2|+slide+BAGB AG^FA|1[M:2/4]G2GF:|2 G2G4|| g2-|[M:3/2]gage dg2ag2 g2 |[M:C|]Bcde fe d2|[M:5/4]edce d4(3DE^F| [M:C|]GABc d(efe)|[M:3/4]d(fe)d- d(A|[M:C|] B)AGB AG^FA|1G2 G4:|2 [M:2/4]G2GF||

X:1 T:Paddy on the Turnpike [1] M:C| L:1/16 N:From an August 1, 1966, field recording of the playing of Fidel N:Martin (1891-1976) of Berlin N.H., originally from Rogersville, NB, recorded N:by folklorist Art Rosenbaum. Martin, a WWI veteran, had a repertory that N:consisted of Acadian, Irish, American and French-Canadian tunes. D: F:UGA Brown Media Archives: identifier artrosen_00180 (Track 3 -29:03 of the tape) Z:transcribed by Andrew Kuntz, with improvements by Malcolm Schonfield K:G V:1 clef=treble name="6." [V:1] P:A GE||!segno!DGDG GFGG BGdG eGdG|DE=FG FEFF (DF)cF dFcF| DGGF {GF}G2GA Bdef g-fgg|[M:3/4] dBcA BcAF G2GE| [M:C|]DGDG GFGG "*"BGdG eGdG|DE=FG FE(F/E/F) (DF)cF dFcF| DGGF {GF}G2GA "**"Bdef g2{a}ge|[M:3/4]dBcc BdAF G2Bd | P:B [M:C|]egfa gfgg bgdg bgdg|eaea feff afdf afdf| egfa {a}g-f(g/f/g) bgdg bgdg| [M:5/4]e(dBd) gagg dBcA BGAF G2Bd | [M:C|]egfa gfgg bgdg bgdd|eaea {fg}feff afdf afdf| egfa (g/a/g/f/)gg bgdg bgdg|[M:5/4]!coda!e(dBd) gage dBcA (B/c/A/B/)AF .Gz G!segno!E|| P:Substitution "*"BddB eBdB||"**"Bdef gf(g/f/g)|| P:Coda [M:5/4]!coda!e(dBd) gage dBcA (B/c/A/B/)AF .G2z2|]

X:6 T:Paddy on the Turnpike [1] S:Kelly Gilbert (1895-1991, Franklin County, Ky.) M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel Q:"Moderately Quick" N:From a 1978 field recording by John Harrod F: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:G V:1 clef=treble name="6." [V:1] [G,2D2]-|[G,2D2]ED G2[G2B2]|B-A G2 AGED|=F2[F2A2]F2[F2A2]|dcBG AGE2| D-G2AB2c2 |d2d2d2c2|B2G2 AGFD|G6[G,2D2]-| [G,2D2]G2[G3B3]A|([GB]A)GG AGED|[EA]-[=F3A3][F3A3]c|dcdc AGED| G2 G4AB|B2c2d3e|d2c2B2G2|[M:3/2]AGFD G6|| [G2B2]-|[M:C|][G2B2]g2[B3g3]B|g3a g4|=f3g fdc2|d6BA| G3A B2c2|d3e d2c2|B2G2 AGFD|G6||

X:7 T:Paddy on the Turnpipke [1] N:From the playing of fiddler Estil Adams (Washington Court House, Ohio) M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:G V:1 clef=treble name="7." [V:1] G,B,DF G2A=c|BAG=c BAGE|"*"DE =F2F4|=FEDC B,2G,2| G,A,B,=C D^FGA |BAB^c d2dc|BAGB AG^F2|G3G- G4| G,A,B,=C D^FGA|[M:3/2]B4-BGA-=c BAGE|[M:C|] D2=F2=F4 |=FEDC B,2G,2| G,A,B,=C D^FGA |BAB^c d2dc|BAGB AG^F2|G3 G-G2-G|| A|-Bdga g2 AB| de ga g4| BAB^c dcde|=fed2 g4| DFGA BAB^c|d^cB2 d3c|BAGB AG^F2|1G4G3:|2 G4G4|| P:Substitution "*"DCDE =F2F2||

X:8 T:Paddy on the Turnpike [1] M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel N:Transcribed by Frank Maloy, based on the version by Tommy Jackson. B:Stephen F. Davis - Devil's Box, vol. 14, No. 4, Dec. 1980 (p. 56) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G V:1 clef=treble name="8." [V:1] Bc|"G"degf gage|dega g2 ge|"F"d^cde =fedf|"D7"ed=cA d2 DF| "G"GFGA Bcde|=fedf edcA|"G"BAGB "D7"AGFD|"G"[G,2G2][G,G][G,G][G,2G2]:| |:G,2-|"G"G,B,DF GFGA|BAGB AGED|"F"C=F2G F2 FG|A=FGF AFGF| "G"DB,DF GFGA|Bcde fedc|"G"BAGB "D7"AGFD|"G"[G,2G2][G,G][G,G][G,2G2]:|]