Audio Recordings My Little Girl
About this Item
- My Little Girl
- Contributor Names
- Jabbour, Alan (Transcriber)
- Jabbour, Alan (Collector)
- Reed, Henry, 1884-1968 (Performer)
- Von Tilzer, Albert (Composer)
- Dillon, William A., 1877-1966 (Composer)
- Created / Published
- Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia, October 28, 1967
- Subject Headings
- - Instrumental music
- - Fiddle tunes
- - Folk music--Appalachian Region
- - Airs
- - Ethnography
- - Music
- - Field recordings
- - United States -- Virginia -- Giles County -- Glen Lyn
- Field recordings
- - Key: D
- - Meter: 4/4
- - Compass: 10
- - Performed by Henry Reed, fiddle.
- - Strains: 1 (16)
- - Rendition: (Fragmentary) 1-1
- - Phrase Structure: ABCD EFGH ABIJ KLMN
- - Spoken: [after first part]/HENRY REED: Aw, dang it.[middle of performance]/HENRY REED: Do you know that?/ALAN JABBOUR: What do you call it?/HENRY REED: "My Little Girl."/ALAN JABBOUR: "My Little Girl"?/HENRY REED: Yeah./ALAN JABBOUR: Uh-uh, I don't know it./WOMAN
- - Recording chronology: 171
- - Duration: 2 minutes, 35 seconds
- - Composed by Will Dillon, words, Albert von Tilzer, music, 1915
- - Henry Reed was "noodling" (free-associating on the fiddle), when out popped this turn-of-the-century popular song.
- Audio tape
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1969/008: AFS 13705B19
- Source Collection
- Alan Jabbour duplication project, part 2
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Chicago citation style:
Jabbour, Alan, Alan Jabbour, Henry Reed, Albert Von Tilzer, and William A Dillon. My Little Girl. Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia, 1967. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000240/. (Accessed January 22, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Jabbour, A., Jabbour, A., Reed, H., Von Tilzer, A. & Dillon, W. A. (1967) My Little Girl. Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000240/.
MLA citation style:
Jabbour, Alan, et al. My Little Girl. Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia, 1967. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000240/>.