Audio Recording Dinah
About this Item
- 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, July 17, 1967
- Subject Headings
- - Instrumental music
- - Fiddle tunes
- - Folk music--Appalachian Region
- - Breakdowns
- - Reels
- - Ethnography
- - Music
- - Field recordings
- - United States -- Virginia -- Giles County -- Glen Lyn
- Field recordings
- - Meter: 4/4
- - Strains: 2 (high-low, 4-4)
- - Key: A
- - Rendition: 1r-2r-1r-2r-tag
- - Compass: 10
- - Performed by Henry Reed, fiddle.
- - Duration: 1 minute, 4 seconds
- - Phrase Structure: ABAC QRQC (aba'c abde qrqs qrde)
- - Spoken: ALAN JABBOUR: [Laughs]
- - Recording chronology: 129
- - Related Tune(s): Greasy String
- - This tune continues the trend in this recording session for Henry Reed to play simpler tunes--often instrumental versions of song tunes or highly rhythmic but melodically simpler tunes of the sort that he had not foregrounded in his earlier recording sessions. Many of these tunes are hard to trace but have connections to the Piedmont and Blue Ridge repertory, to the minstrel stage, or to African-American tradition.
- Audio tape
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1969/008: AFS 13705A34
- Source Collection
- Alan Jabbour duplication project, part 2
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Alan Jabbour duplication project, part 1 (AFC 1967/007), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Alan Jabbour duplication project, part 2 (AFC 1969/008), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Fiddle tunes of the old frontier: the Henry Reed collection online presentation (AFC 1999/016), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Jabbour, Alan, Alan Jabbour, Karen Singer Jabbour, and Henry Reed. Dinah. Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia, 1967. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000198/.
APA citation style:
Jabbour, A., Jabbour, A., Jabbour, K. S. & Reed, H. (1967) Dinah. Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000198/.
MLA citation style:
Jabbour, Alan, et al. Dinah. Reed family home, Glen Lyn, Giles County, Virginia, 1967. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcreed000198/>.