Audio Recording [Waltz in C]
About this Item
- [Waltz in C]
- Contributor Names
- Jabbour, Alan (Transcriber)
- Jabbour, Alan (Collector)
- Jabbour, Karen Singer (Collector)
- Reed, Henry, 1884-1968 (Performer)
- Created / Published
- Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia, June 18, 1966
- 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: C
- - Compass: 17
- - Performed by Henry Reed, fiddle.
- - Title change: The title appeared in the fieldnotes as "Unnamed waltz."
- - Meter: 3/4
- - Strains: 3 (low-high-middle, 16-16-16)
- - Rendition: 1-2-3-1
- - Phrase Structure: ABAC QRQ'S UVWC (abcd abef qrqs qr'tf uvwx uvef)
- - Stylistic features: Extended finger for high C on E-string and for F on A-string.
- - Spoken: HENRY REED: I like that piece./ALAN JABBOUR: That is--is it a waltz?/HENRY REED: Yeah, that's a waltz./ALAN JABBOUR: Do you know the name of it?
- - Recording chronology: 020
- - Duration: 1 minute, 10 seconds
- - Henry Reed said that he learned this tune from Henry Ford's string band. Henry Ford's Orchestra did indeed make some records in the 1920s, but we have not been able to locate the source for this tune.
- Audio tape
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1967/007: AFS 13033B12
- Source Collection
- Alan Jabbour duplication project, part 1
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Chicago citation style:
Jabbour, Alan, Alan Jabbour, Karen Singer Jabbour, and Henry Reed. Waltz in C. Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia, 1966. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000090/.
APA citation style:
Jabbour, A., Jabbour, A., Jabbour, K. S. & Reed, H. (1966) Waltz in C. Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000090/.
MLA citation style:
Jabbour, Alan, et al. Waltz in C. Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia, 1966. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000090/>.