Smoke behind the Clouds

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 Theme code Index    1H1H1H1H 1H1H1H1H
 Also known as    Smoke above the Clouds
 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    2/2
 History    USA(Upland South)
 Structure    AABB, AABCC
 Book/Manuscript title    
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    
 Artist    Biography:Homer Davenport & the Young Brothers
 Title of recording    Smoke behind the Clouds
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Silvertone 4011 (78 RPM)
 Year recorded    1925
Smoke behind the Clouds, The Georgia Organ Grinders (1929)
John Lusk, Muprh Gribble & Alvin York, LOC field recording 1946 by Margaret Mayo
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Smoke behind the Clouds N:From the playing of fiddler Jess Young (southeast Tenn.) M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel Q:"Quick" D:Silvertone 4011 (78 RPM), Homer Davenport & the Young Brothers (1925) D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:G g2g2g3B|g2g2gaga|g2d2 B2G2|[A3a3][Aa] [A2a2] D2-| Daa-b a2g2|f2d2f2d2 |fgfe dcBA|G2G6:| b4g4|dedc +slide+B3G|A2G2E2G2|c4 [E4c4]| a3b a2g2|f3g f2[d2f2] |fgfe dcBA|G2 G4|| |:D2-|D2G2 GA G2|GGG2 G3D-|D-G2AG2G2|A3A A2D2-| DFAF A2A2| ABAF A2Dd |fgfe dcBA|G2G4:|

X:1 T:Smoke behind the Clouds N:From the playing of the Georgia Organ Grinders (Atlanta, Ga.). The Organ Grinders N:were an iteration of the Skillet Lickers group of musicians with Bert Layne and N:Clayton McMichen (fiddles), Lowe Stokes (portable organ), Fate Norris (banjo), N:and Melvin Dupree, with vocals by Dan Hornsby. M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel Q:"Quick" D:Columbia 15394-D, The Georgia Organ Grinders (1929) D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:G (_B2|=B)gga g3a|gag4 +slide+g2-|gage d2B2|A6(e=f| ^f)gfg f3e|f2f4 (=f2 |^f)gfe dcBA|G6:| (_b2|=b2)+slide+b2 g4|dedc +slide+B3B-|A2G2E2G2|c6-c(e| f)efg f3e|fgf4(=f|^f)gfe dcBA|G6:|

X:1 T:Smoke behind the Clouds N:From the playing of Joseph Decosimo and the Bucking Mules M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel Q:"Quick" D:The Bucking Mules - "Smoke Behind the Clouds" (2017) D: Z:Transcribed by Andrew Kuntz K:G (f2|g2)ga g2d2|g3a g2+slide+g2-|gedg edB2|A3B A2a2-| a2ab a2+slide+f2-|faf-e d3e|fedf [de][d3f3]|[d3g3][dg][d2g2][_B2=f2]-| [=B2g2]d2[g2b2]d2|[dg]gdd [d2g2][_B2=f2]-|[=Bg]edg edB2|A3B A2a2-| a(aa)b a2+slide+f2-|faf-e d3e|fedf [de]-[df][d2f2]|[d4g4][d2g2]|| f2|b4g2-e2|d4+slide+B3B|d2(3BdB A2B2|[E3c3][Ec][E2c2]ef| a2ab a3(=f|^f)afe d3e|fedf [de][d3f3]|[d3g3][dg][d2g2]d2| +slide+b4g-f e2|d4 +slide+B2B|d2 {e}dB AB3|[E3c3][Ec][E2c2][c2a2]-| [c2a2][ca][ca] a2g2|f3a fed2| fedf [de][d3f3]|[d3g3][dg][d2g2]d2||