Audio Recordings [Waltz in D]

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Jabbour, Alan
Reed, Henry
Dates 1967
Location Giles County
Glen Lyn
United States
Language English
Subjects Appalachian Region
Fiddle Tunes
Field Recordings
Folk Music
Instrumental Music
[Waltz in D]
Contributor Names
Jabbour, Alan (Transcriber)
Jabbour, Alan (Collector)
Reed, Henry, 1884-1968 (Performer)
Created / Published
Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia, October 28, 1967
Subject Headings
-  Instrumental music
-  Waltzes
-  Fiddle tunes
-  Folk music--Appalachian Region
-  Ethnography
-  Music
-  Field recordings
-  United States -- Virginia -- Giles County -- Glen Lyn
Field recordings
-  Key: D
-  Compass: 12
-  Rendition: 1-2-1-2-1
-  Performed by Henry Reed, fiddle.
-  Meter: 3/4
-  Strains: 2 (high-low, 16-16)
-  Title change: The title appeared in the fieldnotes as "Waltz."
-  Phrase Structure: ABAC QRQS (abcd abef qrst qrsf')
-  Spoken: [before tune]/HENRY REED: How does it go, the piece? I done forgot it./ALAN JABBOUR: [Whistles]/HENRY REED: Yeah./ALAN JABBOUR: [Laughs][after tune]/ALAN JABBOUR: Who'd you learn that from?/HENRY REED: Oh, I knowed that ever since I used to--me and my bro
-  Recording chronology: 164
-  Duration: 1 minute, 36 seconds
-  This is an old waltz-time piece, but no variants can be cited.
Audio tape
Call Number
AFC 1969/008: AFS 13705B12
Source Collection
Alan Jabbour duplication project, part 2
American Folklife Center
Digital Id

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