Reel Béatrice

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 Theme code Index    1L1L5L3L 15L5L1
 Also known as    Reel p'tit Charles
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Joseph Bouchard
 Region    Canada
 Genre/Style    Québécois/Acadian
 Meter/Rhythm    Galop/Galope, Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    2/2
 History    CANADA(Québec)
 Structure    AABB'CC, AA'BB'CC'
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Stacy Phillips
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Traditional American Fiddle Tunes vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    p, 21
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1994
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Reel Béatrice M:2/4 L:1/16 Q:100 K:Amin A,3B,|:[A2C2]A,C EA,CE|AEEC E2AB|ccAc eAce|ae (3eee aeab|! c'bag fedc|Bdd^c d4|e^def e=dcB|1A3 A, A,3 B,:|2A3 A, A,2 z2||! |:a2 fa bf (3fff|fe^de ae (3eee|e^def e=ddB|cdcB A2 a2|! aafa bf (3fff|fe^de ae (3eee|e^def e=dcB|1A2 z A, A,3 z:|2A2 z4 G>B||! |:cG (3GGG EGce|cG (3GGG EGce|dB (3BBB GBdB|cc'ba gfed|! cG (3GGG EGce|cG (3GGG EGce|dB (3BBB GBdB|1cBcd c2 GB:|2cBcd c2 z2||!

X: 1 T: Reel B\'eatrice [Am/C] %T: Oggi Nevica (Today it snows) C: T.Fantini R: reel D: La Bottine Souriante "Je Voudrais Changer D'Chapeau" Z: John Chambers <> N: Well-known in New England, and many variants exist. N: According to Paul M. MacDonald, the original reel began as a polka from the N: Ballo Liscio dance repertoire called "Oggi Nevica" (which means 'today it N: snows'), played by Riccardo Tesi, an Italian accordion player. M: C| L: 1/8 F: K: Am %%staffsep 40 A,B, "A"\ |: "Am"CB,A,C E2CE | A2EA EGAB \ | cBAc e2ce | aeea egab | y3 \ | c'bag fedc | "Dm"BddB d4 \ | "E7"e^def e=dcB | "Am"AA,A,A, A,2z2 :| "B"\ |: "Dm"a2^ga bff2 | "Am"fe^de a4 \ | "E7"e2^de f2e=d | "Am"cdcB cBA2 | y \ | "Dm"a2^ga bff2 | "Am"fe^de a4 \ | "E7"e^def e=dcB |1 "Am"AA,A,A, A,2z2 :|2 "Am"A2z2 "G7"G2AB || "C"\ |: "C"c2Gc EGce | c2Gc EGce \ | "G7"d2Bd GBdB |1,3 "C"c2ba "(G7)"gfed :|2,4 "C"ce"G7"dB "C"c2z2 :|