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Title:
The fiddle book; the comprehensive book on American folk music, fiddling, and fiddle styles including more than 150 traditional fiddle tunes compiled from country fiddlers.
Author:
Thede, Marion.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Oak Publications [1967]
Physical Description:
160 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
General Note:
Principally with words.
Language:
English
Contents:
Across the sea -- Asked that pretty girl to be my wife -- All over now -- Bear Creek -- Benny eat a woodchuck -- Berlin polka -- Big tater -- Bile them cabbage down -- Bill Cheatum -- Billy in the low ground -- Black-eyed Susie -- Black Jack -- Black Jack Davy -- Bonaparte's retreat -- Buffalo gals -- Cacklin' hen -- Carve dat possum -- Cheatum -- Chicken in the barnyard -- Chicken pie -- Chicken reel -- Cluckin' hen -- Coleman killed his wife -- Collins breakdown -- Coon dog -- Cotton Eyed Joe -- Cotton pickin' tune -- Creek Nation -- Cripple Creek -- Cumberland Gap -- Custer's last charge -- Dan Tucker -- Drunkard's dream -- Devilish Mary -- Drunken hiccoughs -- Dry and dusty -- Durang's hornpipe -- Dust in the lane -- Eighth of January -- Father's got a home -- Finger ring -- Five miles from town -- Flop-eared mule -- Forked deer -- Fort Smith -- Fort Worth -- Give the fiddler a dream -- Goner -- Good Indian -- Gotta quit kickin' my dog around -- Grandma Blair -- Granny will your dog bite -- Gray eagle -- Great big tater in the sandy land -- Greenback dollar -- Green corn -- Green Valley waltz -- Greer County song -- Haning's farewell -- Heel flies -- Hell among the yearlings -- Hog on the mountain -- Honey -- Hop high ladies -- Hop up, Kitty Puss -- I asked that pretty girl to be my wife -- Idy Red -- I'd ruther be a nigger than a poor white man -- I lost my Liza Jane -- I wish't I had a new five cents -- Irish washerwoman -- Jack of diamonds -- Jenny Nettles -- Jenny on the railroad -- Johnny walk along with your paper collar on -- Judge Parker -- Ladies fancy -- Last of Callahan -- 'Lasses Cane -- Leather breeches -- Little Dutch girl -- Little girl in Hampertown -- Little girl with her hair all down behind -- Little home to go to -- Liza Jane no. 1 & 2 -- Liza Jane no. 3 -- Lonesome Hill -- (The) Lost Indian -- Love somebody -- Maple leaf -- Mississippi Sawyer -- Molly Baker -- Molly Hare -- My government claim -- Natchez under the hill -- Nigger take a dram -- Nigger and the white man -- Number nine -- Oklahoma run -- Oklahoma waltz -- Old Aunt Mary Jane -- Old Dan Tucker -- Old Joe Clark -- Old Lady Tucker -- Old Mother Gofour -- Old Paint -- Old Purcell -- On the banks of the Cane -- Orphan girl -- Paddy on the turnpike -- Paddy won't you drink some good old cider -- (The) Parsley girls -- Piece of chicken and cornbread -- Poor old Napper -- Poor white man -- Possum pie -- Preacher's favorite -- Pretty Lizy -- Pruitt -- Rabbit in the grass -- Rabbit where's your mammy -- Racoon's tail -- Railroad runs through Georgia -- Red bird -- Rickett's hornpipe -- Rock along John to Kansas -- Rock the cradle Lucy -- Run nigger run -- Sail away ladies -- Sally Gooden -- Sally Johnson -- Sandhill breakdown -- Seven up -- Slaton waltz -- Soapsuds splash -- Soldier's joy -- Sook pied -- Sourwood Mountain -- Springfield girl -- Substitute waltz -- Sugar in my coffee -- Sweet child -- Texas quickstep -- Tom & Jerry -- Tulsey waltz -- Uncle Joe -- Uncle Paul -- Verdigris bottom -- Wag'ner -- Wag'ner one step -- Walk along John -- Wednesday night waltz -- Went to the river and I couldn't get across -- Where the chicken got the axe -- White Creek -- Whoa mule -- Wolves a-howlin' -- Wrassled with a wildcat -- Yander comes my true love -- (The) Yellow cat.
Format :
Musical Score