Shelvin' Rock (2)

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search



Shelvin' Rock (2)  Click on the tune title to see or modify Shelvin' Rock (2)'s annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Browse/:Shelvin' Rock (2)
 Theme code Index    1H1H1H5 7b7b7b4
 Also known as    Shelby Rock
 Composer/Core Source    French Carpenter
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Old-Time
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Mixolydian
 Time signature    2/2
 History    USA(Upland South)
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Stacy Phillips
 Book/Manuscript title    Traditional American Fiddle Tunes vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 219
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1994
 Artist    French Carpenter
 Title of recording    Elzic's Farewell: Old-Time Songs and Tunes from Clay County W.Va.
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Kanawha 301
 Year recorded    c. 1964
 Media    
 Score   (1)   



X:1 T:Shelvin' Rock [2] S:French Carpenter (1905-1965, Clay County, West Virginia) M:C| L:1/8 N:AEae tuning (fiddle) D:Folk Productions Recording, French Carpenter & Jenes Cottrell - D:Kanawha 301, French Carpenter - "Elzic's Farewell: Old-Time Songs and Tunes from Clay County W.Va." (c. 1964) N:Carpenter held the first note of the 2nd strain for 10 beats the first time through only; after N:that he played it as an 8 beat note. A fiddler's liberty that Chris Goertzen call a 'dwell note'. F:https://www.slippery-hill.com/recording/shelvin-rock Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:Amix (3efg|a2) ab agef|g2 ga ged2|eaab agef|gged cA2ea-| a2ab agef|+slide+g2ga ge d2|eaab agef|gged cA2 || [c/e/]-[d/e/]-|[e8e8]-|[M:2/4][e4e4]|[M:C|] +slide+[c2e2]AF E2AB|+slide+c2cd efed|+slide+c2 AF E2 Ad|cABB- A3(B| c)BAF E2AB|+slide+c2cd efed|+slide+c2 AF E2 Ad| cABB- A4||

X:1 T:Shelvin' Rock S:French Carpenter (1905-1965, Clay County, West Virginia) M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel N:AEae tuning (fiddle) Q:"Fast" F:https://www.slippery-hill.com/recording/shelvin-rock Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:Amix {e}a2 ab agef|g2 ga gede|(f<g)ga gedg|gged cA3| {e}a2 ab agef|+slide+g2 ga ged2|eaab agef|gged cA3|| +slide+[e4e4][e4e4]|+slide+c2AF E2 AB|{B}c2d efed|+slide+[c2e2]AF E2 Ad|cABB A2(B| cB)AF E2AB|{B}c2 cd efed|{B}c2 AF E2 Ad|cABG A2||

X:1 T:Shelvin' Rocks T:Shelvin Rock [2] N:Transcribed from an early 1960's field recording by David Morris & Fern Rollyson I:James Franklin "Doc" White (1889-2074, Ivydale, Clay County, W. Va), self-taught I:doctor, dentist and midwife, without the benefit of formal medical training M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel Q:"Quick" S:https://soundarchives.berea.edu/items/show/3292 Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:Amix (3efg|:Sa3b a2ef|g2ge ged2|eaaa abag|eged cA2:| +slide+[e6e6]ed|c2 A2[A,2E2]AB|c2d2eded|+slide+c2AG E2AB|cABA [A2A2]Ac| B2 AG E2AB|B-c2d eded| +slide+c2AG E2AB|cABA [A3A3] a-S||