Notated Music Kitchen Girl [music transcription]
About this Item
- Kitchen Girl [music transcription]
- Contributor Names
- Jabbour, Alan (Transcriber)
- Created / Published
- [Between 1966 and 1968]
- Subject Headings
- - Instrumental music
- - Fiddle tunes
- - Folk music--Appalachian Region
- - Breakdowns
- - Reels
- - Ethnography
- - Sheet Music
- - Music score
- - United States -- Virginia -- Giles County -- Glen Lyn
- Sheet Music
- Music score
- - Meter: 4/4
- - Strains: 2 (high-low, 4-4)
- - Transcribed by Alan Jabbour, from a performance by Henry Reed.
- - Key: A
- - Compass: 11
- - Stylistic features: Slurred bowing.
- - Rendition: (1)-2r-1r-2r-1r-2
- - Phrase Structure: ABAC QRQS (abcd abef qrst qruv)
- - "Kitchen Girl" is a striking tune, but though other tunes can be found with a general resemblance, no clear variant has been found. It was recorded by the Hollow Rock String Band (Kanawha 311) in a version learned from Henry Reed, and from there the tune has found its way into the repertories of other fiddlers.
- manuscript; 1 page
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1967/007: Notebook 2:62
- Source Collection
- Alan Jabbour duplication project, part 1
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Jabbour, Alan. Kitchen Girl music transcription. [Between 1966 and 1968, 1966] Notated Music. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000022/.
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Jabbour, A. (1966) Kitchen Girl music transcription. [Between 1966 and 1968] [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000022/.
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Jabbour, Alan. Kitchen Girl music transcription. [Between 1966 and 1968, 1966] Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000022/>.