Uncle Henry's Reel

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 Theme code Index    1313 1H765
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Don Messer
 Region    Canada
 Genre/Style    Down-East/Maritime
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    CANADA(Ottawa Valley/Ontario)
 Structure    AABB, AA'BB
 Editor/Compiler    Don Messer
 Book/Manuscript title    Don Messer’s Square Dance Tunes
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1952
 Artist    Don Messer and His Islanders
 Title of recording    Uncle Henry's Reel/Peace River Breakdown
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Apex 9-26440 (45 RPM)
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   ()   



X: 1
T: Uncle Henry's Reel
O: Canada
R: reel
Z: 2009 John Chambers <jc:trillian.mit.edu>
F: http://www.fiddleicious.com/pdf/Uncle%20Henry's%20Reel.pdf
B: Hinds/Hebert "Grumbling Old Woman" 1981 p.12
B: Messer "Don Messer’s Square Dance Tunes" 1952 (Canadian Music Sales, out‑of‑print)
M: C|
L: 1/8
F:http://ecf-guest.mit.edu/~jc/music/abc/Contra/reel/UncleHenrysReel_A.abc	UT
K: A
|: A2ce Aece | aAga faec | A2ce Aece | dcBA GBEG |  
A2ce Aece | aAgA faec | defg agaf |1 edcB A2AA :|2 edcB A2GF ||
|: A2ce Aece | B2^df Bfdf | e2ge bgeg | agae faec |  
agae faec | defg agaf | eabg edcB | A2AA A4 :|

X: 1 T: Uncle Henry's Reel B: "Don Messer’s Square Dance Tunes" 1952 (Canadian Music Sales) N:The second part is like Lardner's Reel. M: C| L: 1/8 K: A A2|:A2cA eAce|aege faec|A2cA eAce|dcBA GBEB| A2cA eAce|aege faec|defg agaf|1edcB A2z2:|2edcBA2E2|| |:E2GE BEGB|A2cA eAcA|B2^dB fBdf|e2ge bege| agae faec|defg agaf|eagf edcB|A2cB A2z2:|


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