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A Collection of Fiddle Tunes of New England & Related Traditions

Fiddle Tunes in abc Notation: Marches & Canadian Two-Steps

There is some commonality between marches, Canadian two-steps and polkas. Generally marches and two-steps are played for contras and square dances. Although many polkas work just fine for contras and squares, they are intended for the couples dance of the same name so are covered on another page. Marches and two-steps tend to have longer phrases than reels or jigs which is great for dances with figures like down the center and back or right and left over and back. They may or may not work as well with dances with many short figures.

Sadly, with the fast pace of modern contradancing, marches have fallen into disfavor; many dance musicians don't even play any marches. That's too bad, as there's something special about dancing to marches, and there are lots of excellent marches. Some tunes are hard to categorize, and I've included some tunes under this category that could be thought of as marchy reels. Some tunes don't fit neatly into a category, and may fit as well here as anywhere else.

Two-steps have longer phrases as well. It's hard to describe in words how the two categories differ. Two-steps may stay on the same chord for longer than marches, but both include longer phrases on the same chord as well as more rapid chord changes. But there is a difference that is better understood from listening.

 

Notes:

  • Each section is presented in alphabetical order. Tunes  from the Lamprey River Band Tunebook are marked as such.
  • All tunes are in abc format, which allows music to be written in text form.
    • With free software it can be displayed as standard notation or it can be played back to you.

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  • To produce musical notation that looks like the PDFs on this web site, please go to this page and follow instructions given there.
  • The tunes are available on this page as downloadable abc and PDF documents.
  • A searchable listing of tunes on the web site is here. You can sort them by any column.
  • A listing of the sources I used in preparing this web site is here.
  • There is a chord book available to download in PDF format for all tunes on this web site.

 

Marches

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%%center Marches

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X:1498

T:April's March

C:Bob McQuillen

S:New England Tradition, $2Farewell To The Hollow.$0 Whistler's Music,

S:CDWM 9860, 1988 and 1991.

N:Written for April Limber, fidder for New England Tradition.

N:April's, Pete's and Deanna's Marches were played by New England Tradition

N:as a set in that order. In the late 1980s we still danced to marches

N:pretty frequently and this was my favorite set.

N:The melody is largely as written. One notable exception is in the A part

N:measure 3. Bob wrote it with a B, but April always played it with an A.

N:and that's how I wrote it here.

N:Chords are identified as accurately as possible from Bob's playing on the

N:New England Tradition recording.

M:C

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

H:Look for more tunes (New England, Canadian, Swedish) plus resources for

H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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K:D

F2G2 |\

"D"  A3B A2F2    | "D"  D2F2 A2d2 | "D" f2d2 A2d2   | "D" f2fg f2d2 |\

"A7" e3c A2c2    | "A7" e2ef e2fg | "D" f3e  "G" d2B2 | "D/F#" A2>G2 y "A7/E" F2G2 |

"D"  A3B A2F2    | "D"  D2F2 A2d2 | "D" f2d2 A2d2    | "D" f2fg f2d2 |\

"A7" e3c A2c2    | "A7" e2fg f2e2 | "D" e2d2 "G" d3c | "D" d4        ||

f2g2 |\

"D"  a3f a2f2    | "D"   d2A2 d2f2 | "D" a3f  d2f2   | "D"  A3B  A2G2 |\

"D" F2A2 d2f2    | "Bm" a3b  a2f2  | "Em" g2ab a2f2  | "Em" f2y10"A7"e2 f2g2 |

"D"  a3f a2f2    | "D"   d2A2 d2f2 | "D" a3f  d2f2   | "D"  A2fe d2c2 |\

"G" B3c "Em" d2b2 | "A7"  a2f2 e2f2 | "D" d4 "G" d3d  | "D"  d4        |]

 

X:4151

T:Deanna's March

C:Bob McQuillen

S:New England Tradition, $2Farewell To The Hollow.$0 Whistler's Music,

S:CDWM 9860, 1988 and 1991.

N:Written for Deanna Stiles, flute player for Old New England.

N:April's, Pete's and Deanna's Marches were played by New England Tradition

N:as a set in that order. April's March is the brightest of the three. Pete's

N:is a bit darker, and Deanna's is the darkest and the hardest to learn

N:although in many ways the most interesting.

N:Chords are identified as accurately as possible from Bob's playing on the

N:New England Tradition recording.

M:C

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

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K:D

A,2B,2 |\

"D"  D2A,2 D2>E2     | "D"  D2E2 F2A2        | "D"  B2A2 d3B   | "G"  A2F2 ED-D2 |\

"D" d3c "D/C#"  B2A2 | "D/B" B2A2  "D/F#" F3E | "Bm"  F2B2 B3d  | "Bm" B2A2"A" F2E2  |

"D"  D2A,2 "G" D3E   | "D"  F2E2 F2G2        | "D"  F3E D3C    | "D"  D2E2 FA-A2 |\

"D" d3e   d2c2       | "G"  B2A2"Em" d3B     | "A7" A2F2 E2D2  | "D"  D4 ||

d2e2 |\

"D"  f4   f3d        | "G" e2d2 f3e          | "D"  d3e  d3c   | "G" B2A2 Bd-d2 |\

"D"  A3B  A2F2       | "D" E2D2-D2 E2        | "Bm" F2B2- B2A2 | "Bm" B4"A7"  d2e2  |

"D"  f4   f3d        | "G" e2d2 ef-f2        | "D"  d3e  d2c2  | "G" B2A2 F2E2  |\

"Bm" F2B2 "Bm/A"B3A  | "Bm/G" B2A2"Em" d3B   | "A7" A2F2 E2D2  | "D"  D4 |]

 

X:4473

T:Down the Brae

S:Rod & Randy Miller, $2New England Chestnuts Vol. 2,$0 Alcazar Records FR 204, 1981.

N:This tune produces quite a variety of chord sets. The chords here are based

N:on the playing of Randy Miller on $2New England Chestnuts Vol. 2.$0 I'm unsure about

N:the A chords, but they work nicely.

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

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K:Em

B,B, |:\

"Em" E>D EF |  "Em" G>F GA | "G" B2 e2         | "Bm" dB- BA      |

"G" G>F GB  |  "D"  AF  DE |1 "D"  F2"A/C#" E2 | "Bm"  DB,- B,B, :|2 "Bm" F2 E2 | "Em" E2 ed  ||

"Em" B2  e2 |  "Em" e2  de | "Bm" f2 e2        | "Bm"  dB - B B   |\

"D"  A>G AB |  "D" d>c de  | "D" dB "A/C#" AB  | "Bm"    d2 BA    |

"Em" B2  e2 |  "Em" e2  de | "Bm" f2 e2        | "Bm"   dB- BA    |\

"G"  G>F GB |  "D"  AF  DE | "Bm"  F2 E2       | "Em" E2          |]

 

X:5048

T:Earl of Mansfield

S:Canterbury Country Dance Orchestra, $2Mistwold $0(F&W Records, F&W 5, 1974).

N:The tune is also sometimes played in G.

M:4/4

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

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K:A

   cB |\

"A" A3B A2E2 | "A" ABcd e2dc | "E7" B3c   B2E2 | "E7" GABc d2cB |

"A" A3B A2E2 | "A" ABcd e2dc | "E7" d2B2  GABG | "A"  A6       :|

   ed |\

"A" c2A2 A2ed | "A" c2A2 A2Bc | "E7" d2B2 GAB2 | "E7" G2E2 E2ed |

"A" c2A2 A2ed | "A" c2A2 A2Bc | "E7" d2B2 GABG | "A"  A6   ed   |

"A" c2A2 A2ed | "A" c2A2 A2Bc | "E7" d2B2 GAB2 | "E7" G2E2 E2cB |

"A" A3B  A2E2 | "A" ABcd e2dc | "E7" d2B2 GABG | "A"  A6        |]

 

 

 

X:8644

T:The Huntsman's Chorus

S:$2Canterbury Country Dance Orchestra.$0 F&W Records, F&W 3, 1972, both

S:melody and chords.

N:The B7 alternate chord is how I play the tune; I think it adds to the tune.

N:Likewise the G7 is my chord; Bob McQuillen played a G chord.

M:4/4

L:1/4

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

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K:G

   D |\

"G"  GD G/2A/2B/2c/2      | "G" d2      B2  | "D7" Ad Ad     | "G" B/2c/2B/2A/2 GD  |\

"G"  GD G/2A/2B/2c/2      | "G" d2  "C" c2  | "D7"  B/2A/2G/2A/2 "D7" BA |  "G" G3 :|

|: D |\

"B7;Bm" BB/2B/2 BA        | "Em" G2     G2  | "Am" cc/2c/2 cB | "D"  AF  ED  |\

"G"  BB/2A/2 G/2A/2B/2c/2 | "G7" d2 "C" c2 | "D7"  B/2A/2G/2A/2 "D7" BA |  "G" G3 :|

 

X:10043

T:Jamie Allen

S:$2Farm & Wilderness String Band Tunebook.$0 Compiled by Christy Keevil and

S:Henry Darley Chapin. Plymouth, Vt., Farm & Wilderness, 1980.

N:The Farm & Wilderness Tunebook should probably be given credit for quite a few

N:tunes in this collection. It was one of my first tunebooks, and I learned a lot

N:from it.

M:4/4

L:1/4

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

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K:G

   G/2A/2|\

"G" BG       GA | "G" B2 GA/2B/2 | "D7" cA   AB     | "D7" cd/2c/2 BA |\

"G" Gg - "C" ge | "G" d2 BB/2c/2 | "D7" dd  c/2B/2A | "G"  G3        :|

|: B/2A/2|\

"G" Gg - gf     | "G" ed cB      | "A7" Aa -    ag  | "D7" fd ef      |\

"G" g>a "C" ge  | "G" d2 BB/2c/2 | "D7" dd c/2B/2A  | "G" G3         :|

 

X:12051

T:Laura Andrews

T:Miss Laura Andrew

C:J. Scott Skinner

N:This is a Scottish tune, possibly really a strathspey. It's not really suitable

N:for most New England dance although it might work for a Gay Gordons.

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

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K:A

  E |\

"A" A>E c/2B/2A/2G/2 | "A" AA, CE | "D"  F>D "A" E>C | "E" DB, G,B, |\

"A" A>E c/2B/2A/2G/2 | "A" AC  EA | "D7" F/2E/2D/2C/2  "E" B,A, | "A" A,3 :|

  e |\

"A" c>A A>e | "A" ce Aa | "E7" B>A G>B | "E7" EB GB |\

"A" c>A A>e | "A" ce Aa | "D" f/2e/2d/2c/2 "E" B>A  | "A" A3e |

"A" c>A A>e | "A" ce Aa | "E7" B>A G>B | "E" EB GE  |\

"A"  A>E c/2B/2A/2G/2       | "A" AA, CA |\

"D" F/2E/2D/2C/2 "E7" B,>A, | "A" A,3    |]

 

X:13048

T: Mari's Wedding

T: Mary's Wedding

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

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K:G

   "G" D>E DE  | GAB2 | "C" AG EG | "D" BA B<d |\

   "G" D>E DE  | GAB2 | "C" AG EC | "D" D2 D2 :|

|: "G" d>e d>e | dcB2 | "C" AG EG | "D" BA B<d |\

   "G" d>e de  | dcB2 | "C" AG EC | "D" D2 D2 :|

 

X:13155

T:Meeting of the Waters

N:I have also presented a four-part version of this tune.

N:In the last two measures of both parts I often play the chords as

N:| A D | A/C# E7/B |], frequently as block chords.

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

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K:A

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%%text Two-Part Version

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

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EE |\

"A" A2Ac   |  E2A>G     | "D"  FA FD     | "A" E2 A>B  |\

"A" ce Ee  | dc BA      | "E7" c3 d/2c/2 | B2 EF       |

"A" A2Ac   |  E2A>G     | "D"  FA FD     | "A" E2 A>B  |\

"A" ce dc  | "E7" dE GB | "A" A2    A>A  | A2          ||

e>d |\

"A" c2 e>d | ce cE      | "D"  F>A dF    | "A" E2 e>d  |\

"A" ce Ee  | dc BA      | "E7" c3 d/2c/2 |  B2 e>d     |

"A" c2 e>d | ce cE      | "D"  FD dF     | "A"  E2 A>B |\

"A" ce dc  | "E7" dE GB | "A"  A2 A>A    |     A2      |]

 

X:13156

T:Meeting of the Waters

S:Fireside String Band, $2Square Dance Tunes for a Yankee Caller$0 (F & W Records,

S:F75-FW-6, 1976.

N:This version of the tune was found by Rod Linnell, who inspired the source record,

N:on a recording by the Jim Cameron Scottish Country Dance Band ($2Gay Gordons$0,

N:London LL 1581, 1956). Note that with four parts it doesn't include the usual B part.

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

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K:A

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

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EF |\

"A" A2 Ac | "A" E2 AG   | "D" FA FD    | "A" E2 A>B |\

"A" ce Ee | "A" dc BA   | "E7" c3 d/c/ | "E7" B2 EF |

"A" A2 Ac | "A" E2 A>G  | "D" FA FD    | "A" E2 A>B |\

"A" ce dc | "E7" dE GB  | "A" A2 A>A   | "A" A2    :|

|: cd |\

"A" e>d ce | "A" A2 cA  | "D" F<A FD   | "A" E2 A>B |\

"A" ce Ee  | "A" dc BA  | "E7" c3 d/c/ | "E7" B2 cd |

"A" e>d ce |"A"  A2 cA  | "D" F<A FD   | "A" E2 A>B |\

"A" ce dc  | "E7" dE GB | "A" A2 A>A   | "A" A2    :|

|: EF |\

"A" A2 A>B | "A" c2 cd  | "A" eE "D" FA | "A" E2 e>d |\

"A" c2 cd  | "A" ec BA  | "E7" c3 d/c/  | "E7" B2 EF |

"A" A2 A>B | "A" c2 cd  | "A" ec BA     | "D" F2 A>B |\

"A" ce dc  | "E7" dE GB | "A" A4        | "A"    A2 :|

|: e>d |\

"A" c2 e>d | "A" ce cE      | "D" FA dF    | "A" E2 A>G  |\

"D" FD FA  | "D" dc "B7" BA | "E" c3 d/c/  | "E7" B2 e>d |

"A" c2 e>d | "A" ce cE      | "D" FA dF    | "A" E2 A>B  |\

"A" ce dc | "E7" dE GB      | "A" A2 A>A   | "A" A2     :|

 

X:13289

T:Mistwold

C:Dudley Laufman

S:Canterbury Country Dance Orchestra, $2Mistwold.$0 F&W Records, F&W 5, 1974.

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

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H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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K:G

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text In G

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%

   D |\

"G" GA Bc | "G" d2 Bd | "D7" c2 Ac |  "G" BA/2G/2 "D7" AD     |\

"G" GA Bc | "G" d2 Bd | "D7" cA GF |1 "G" G3 :|2  "G" G>A Bc ||

|: "G" d2   Bd | "D7" c2     Ac    | "G" B>A GB | "D7" A2  D2 | \

"C" E2  F2     | "G/B"   G2 "C" Ac | "D7" B2 A2 |1 "G" GA Bc :|2 "G" G3 |]

 

X:13290

T:Mistwold

C:Dudley Laufman

S:Canterbury Country Dance Orchestra, $2Mistwold.$0 F&W Records, F&W 5, 1974.

N:The tune was originally recorded in Bb, although Dudley now is more likely

N:to play it in G.

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

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K:Bb

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text In Bb

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%

F |\

"Bb" Bc de | "Bb" f2 df | "F7" e2 ce | "Bb" dc/2B/2 "F7" cF |\

"Bb" Bc de | "Bb" f2 df | "F7" ec BA |1 "Bb" B3 :|2 "Bb" B>c de ||

|: "Bb" f2 df | "F7" e2 ce | "Bb" d>c Bd | "F7" c2 F2 |\

"Eb" G2 A2 | "Bb/D" B2 "Eb" ce | "F7" d2 c2 |1 "Bb" Bc de :|2 "Bb" B3 |]

 

X:14044

T:Nancy

M:2/4

L:1/16

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

H:Look for more tunes (New England, Canadian, Swedish) plus resources for

H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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   ((3ABc) |\

"D" d2D2 F2A2 | "D" d2fe d3A | "D" d3e  gfed      | "A7" c2e2 A2Bc |

"D" d2D2 F2A2 | "D" d2fe d3A | "G" B2g2 "A7" fedc | "D" d4-d2     :|

|: fg |\

"D" a3b  a2gf | "G" g3a  g2fe | "D" f2d2 gfed      | "A7" c2e2 A2Bc |

"D" d2D2 F2A2 | "D" d2fe d2A2 | "G" B2g2 "A7" fedc | "D" d4-d2     :|

 

X:14159

T:Neil Vincent Orzechowski's Welcome To Earth

C:Bob McQuillen

S:$2Choose Your Partners$0, Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40126, 1999, Old New

S:England playing.

N:The melody is as Bob wrote the tune. The chords aren't given so to the best of

N:my ability I've included the chords he used on the Old New England track on Choose Your

N:Partners. Note that the second time through the tune his bass lines and chords

N:were rather different!

N:In the Chord Book I've included a basic set of chords that should work just fine.

M:C

L:1/4

R:March

G:Marches, LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

H:Look for more tunes (New England, Canadian, Swedish) plus resources for

H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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EAB |\

"A" c c-c e | "A" c2 Ac  | "D" B A-A A   | "D" FAAF |\

"A" E A-A A | "F#m" AABc | "Bm" B4-     | "E7" B GAB |

"A" c>Bce  | "A" c2 Ac  | "D" B A- A A   | "D" FAAF |\

"A" E A- "F#m"A A |  "E7" c2 "E7/B" B2 | "A" A4- | "A" A ||

Bcd |\

"A" e>cef  | "A" e2 ce   | "D" a2 g2 | "Bm" f a- a f |\

"A" e2 fe  | "F#m" cB A2 | "Bm" B4 - | "E7" B2 Ac |

"A" e>cef  | "A" e2 ce   | "D" a2 g2 | "Bm" faaf |\

"A" e2 "F#m" cA | "E7" B2-"E7/B" B A | "A" A4 - | "A" A |]

 

 

X:16170

T:Pete's March

C:Bob McQuillen

S:New England Tradition, $2Farewell To The Hollow.$0 Whistler's Music,

S:CDWM 9860, 1988 and 1991.

N:Written for Pete Colby, banjo player for New England Tradition.

N:April's, Pete's and Deanna's Marches were played by New England Tradition

N:as a set in that order. Pete's March seems to have ended up as the

N:most popular of the three.

N:Chords are identified as accurately as possible from Bob's playing on the

N:$2New England Tradition$0 recording.

M:C

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

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H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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A,2B,2 |\

"D"  D4  D3F  | "G" E2D2 "D" D3E | "D" F2A2 A2d2 | "G"  B2 A2-"D" A2 e2  |\

"D" f3e d2f2 | "G" e3d "Em" B2d2 | "A7" A3B  A2F2 | "A7" F2E2 A,2B,2 |

"D"  D4  "G" D3F  | "D" E2D2 D3E | "D" F2A2 A2d2 | "G" B2 A2-"D" A2 e2  |\

"D" f3e d2f2 | "G" e3d "Em" B2d2 | "A7" A2F2 E2FE | "D" D4 ||

d2e2 |\

"D"  f4   f3g  | "G"  f2e2 d3f  | "G"  e2d2 B2d2 | "D"  (B/d/B)A2 F2E2 |\

"D"  D2F2 A2d2 | "Bm" f2a2 g2f2 | "Em" e2d2 g2f2 | "A7" f4   e4   |

"D"  f4   f3g  | "D"  f2e2 d2f2 | "G"  e2d2 B2d2 | "D" (B/d/B)A2 F2E2 |\

"D"  D2F2 A2>d2 | "G"  d2B2 "Em" A3g  | "A7" f2e2 d2c2 | "D"  d4 |]

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%%textfont Palatino-Bold 16

%%annotationfont Palatino-BoldItalic 14

%%text Here is how they sometimes ended the first half of the B part:

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"@0,30 B Part Measures 7-8" "Em" e2"Em" d2 g2"Em"f2 |  z2 "/A"f2- "/B"f2   "/C#"e2   |

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%text The melody line is what April played. Bob played block chords in

%%text measure B7 and a bass run in the second measure.

%%vskip 15

 

X:16549

T:Prince William

N:This tune is played in both G and A so I included both here.

S:$2Canterbury Country Dance Orchestra.$0 F&W Records, F&W 3, 1972.

M:C|

L:1/4

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

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H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text In A

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%

   E |\

"A" A2 cB/2A/2           | "E7" B2 Ed         | "A" c2 "E7" B2      | "A" A/2G/2A/2B/2 AB  |

"A" cA Ec                | "E7" B3 A          | "E7" Ge "B7" F^d    |1 "E7" e3 :|2 "E7" e4 ||

|: "A" e2 "D" f>e        | "A" dc "E7" B>e    | "E7" dc BA          | "E7" G/2A/2B/2G/2 EE |

"A" AG/2A/2 "E7" BA/2B/2 | "A" cB/2c/2 "D" de | "A" cB/2A/2 "E7" EG |1 "A" A4  :|2 "A" A3  |]

 

X:16550

T:Prince William

N:This tune is played in both G and A so I included both here.

S:$2Canterbury Country Dance Orchestra.$0 F&W Records, F&W 3, 1972.

M:C|

L:1/4

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

H:Look for more tunes (New England, Canadian, Swedish) plus resources for

H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text In G

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%

D |\

"G" G2 BA/2G/2 | "D7" A2 Dc | "G" B2 "D7" A2 | "G" G/2F/2G/2A/2 GA |

"G" BG DB | "D7" A3 G | "D7" Fd "A7" E^c |1 "D7" d3 :|2 "D7" d4 ||

|: "G" d2 "C" e>d | "G" cB "D7" A>d | "D7" cB AG | "D7" F/2G/2A/2F/2 DD |

"G" GF/2G/2 "D7" AG/2A/2 | "G" BA/2B/2 "C" cd | "G" BA/2G/2 "D7" DF |1 "G" G4  :|2 "G" G3 |]

 

X:17768

T:Marche de Quêteux Pomerleau

T:La Marche Pomerleau

M:C|

L:1/8

S:Lisa Ornstein who learned it from Henri Landry who learned it from

S:Thomas Pomerleau. This is a fairly simplified version.

S:The chords are my best guess of Martine Billette's accompaniment for André Brunet

S:on a YouTube video. I'm fairly confident about the E-major chord in the B part.

R:March

R:March

G:Marches ~ Canadian ~ Quebec

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

H:(New England, Canadian, Swedish) as well as resources for abc notation and

H:New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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K:G

"D7" D2 EF |\

"G" G2A2 "D7" F2D2 | "C" ((3EFE) D^C "G" D2EF | "G" G2A2 "Em" G2B2 | "A7" GABG "D7" D2 EF |

"G" G2A2 "D7" F2D2 | "C" ((3EFE) D^C "G" D2EF | "C" G2A2 "D7" G2B2 |1 "G" G2>G2 :|2 "G" G4 G2 ||

|:AB\

| "C" c4 "G" B4 | "Am" B2AG FGAB | "D7" A2 D2 G2 A2 | "G" B2 AG "E7" A2 B2   |

"Am" c4 "G" B4  | "Am" B2AG A2AB | "D7" A2D2G2B2    |1 y"G" G4G2 :|2 y"G" GABG |]["Final" yyy "G" GABG "D7" D4  |]

 

X:18451

T:On the Road to Boston

T:Road to Boston

S:$2Farm & Wilderness String Band Tunebook.$0 Compiled by Christy Keevil and

S:Henry Darley Chapin. Plymouth, Vt., Farm & Wilderness, 1980.

N:A couple chords have been modified. The alternative chords are listed as

N:"special chords for the last time through", but these days they're played

N:at other times as well.

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

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H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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A |\

     "D" f2 fe/2f/2 | "D" gf ed | "A7" cd ef | "D" dA FA  |

     "D" f2 fe/2f/2 | "D" gf ed | "A7" cd ef |1 "D" d2 d :|2 "D" d2 d2 ||

  |: "D""_Alt. Chords:"\

      a2 ag/2a/2             | "D""_B7" ba gf        |\

     "G""_Em"  g2 gf/2g/2    | "G""_A7" ag fe        |

     "D""_D" f2 "_D7"fe/2f/2 | "D""_G" gf "_G#dim"ed |\

     "A7""_A7" cd ef         |1 "D""_D" d2 d2       :|2 "D""_D" d2 d |]

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X:18462

T:Rollstone Mountain

C:Ralph Page

S:Rod & Randy Miller, $2Castles in the Air,$0 Fretless FR 119, 1975.

N:The melody and chords are pretty close to how Rod and Randy Miller played it.

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

H:Look for more tunes (New England, Canadian, Swedish) plus resources for

H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text Based on the Playing of Rodney Miller

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%

FG |\

"D" A>B AG    | "D"  Fd      fd  | "Em" B>A    GF  | "Em" E2 EF |\

"A7" G2 cB    | "A7"  AG  E=F    | "D" F2      F2- | "D"  FD FG |

"D" A>B AG    | "D"  Fd      fd  | "G" {c}B>A     Bd  | "Em" g3 d  |\

"A7" c>d ec   | "A7" AA   {g}fe  | "D" d2 "G" d/2c/2d/2e/2 | "D" d2 ||

   fg |\

"D" a2 ag/2a/2 | "D"  ba       gf | "Em" g2 B2  | "Em"  e>f  ed |\

"A7" c>d ec    | "A7" AA d>e      | "D"  f2 f2- | "D" fd fg     |

"D" a2 ag/2a/2 | "D"  ba       gf | "G"  g2 B2  | "E7"  e>f  ed |\

"A7" c>d ec    | "A7" AA {g}fe    | "D" d2 "G" {e}d/2c/2d/2e/2  | "D" d2 |]

 

 

X: 18463

T:Rollstone Mountain

C:Ralph Page

S:$2Ralph Page Book of Contras.$0 London: English Folk Dance

S:and Song Society, 1969. Chord suggestions by Leigh Dyer.

N:There are fairly substantial differences between the version

N:in the book and the tune as played by Rod and Randy Miller.

M:2/4

L:1/8

K:D

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text As Composed by Ralph Page

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%

FG |\

"D" A>B AF | "D" Ad fd | "G" G>A "D" GF | "Em" E2 EF |\

"A7" G>A cB | "A7" AB GA | "D" F2- F2- | "D" F2 FG |

"D" A>B AF | "D" Ad fd | "G" B>^A Be | "Em" g2 Bd |\

"A7" c>d cB |"A7" Ac ec | "D" d2 d2 | "D" d2 ||

fg |\

"D" a2 a^g/a/ | "D" ba gf | "Em" g2 B2 | "Em" e2 "E7" ed |\

"A" c>d cB | "A" Ac "A7" de | "D" f2- f2- | "D" f2 fg |

"D" a2 "D7" a^g/a/ | "B7" ba gf | "Em" g2 B2 | "Em" e2 "E7" ed |\

"A" c>d cB | "A" Ac "A7" ec | "D" d2 "G" d2 | "D" d2 |]

 

X:19048

T:Sarah's Slightly Different March

C:Sarah Hydorn

N:When Sarah brought this in to the band we all agreed that it was very similar to something, but

N:it was different enough to be a separate tune. So it became $2Sarah's Slightly Different March$0

N:even though there were varied opinions about from what it differed slightly.

M:C

L:1/4

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

H:Look for more tunes (New England, Canadian, Swedish) plus resources for

H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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DG |\

"G" B2 B> d | "G" cBAG | "C" c2 c> d | "C" e g- g e |\

"G" d2 d> e | "G" dBAG | "D" A4-     | "D" A2 DG    |

"G" B2 B> d | "G" cBAG | "C" c2 c> d | "C" e g- g e |\

"G" d2 d> e | "D" dBAG | "G" G4-     | "G" G2       ||

gf |\

"C" e2 e>f  | "C" ggfe | "G" d B- BG | "G" Bdgf   |\

"C" e2 e>f  | "C" edBG | "A" A4 -    | "D" A2 gf  |

"C" e2 e>f  | "C" ggfe | "G" dBAG    | "Em" E2 GA |\

"A" Bd- de  | "D" dBAG |"G" G4-      | "G" G2     |]

 

X:19609

T:Still They Say She's Kind of Pretty

C:Dudley Laufman

S:Canterbury Country Dance Orchestra, $2Swinging on a Gate, $0Front Hall Records,

S:FHR-03, 1974.

N:This is kind of a marchy sort of reel; It could have been classified as a reel.

M:4/4

L:1/4

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

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H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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K:G

   D/ |\

"G" GB "D7" A>c | "G" Bd   "C" eg    | "G" GG      Bd  | "G" cB   "D7" A>B       |

"G" GB "D7" A>c | "G" Bd   "C" eg    | "G" GG      Bd  | "D7" c/B/A "G" G3/2    :|

|: d/ |\

"G" gg      fd  | "C" e/f/g "G" dB    | "G" GB "D7" A>c | "G" Bd "Em" e2           |

"G" gg      fd  | "C" e/f/g/e/ "G" dB | "G" GB "D7" Ac  | "D7"B/c/ A/F/ "G" G3/2 :|

 

X:22285

T:La Marche du Violoneux

T:Fiddle March

C:Andy De Jarlis

M:6/8

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ Canadian

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

H:(New England, Canadian, Swedish) as well as resources for abc notation and

H:New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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EF |\

"C" GEG .cz e   | "C" gec G2 G      | "Dm" AFA .dz f       | "Dm" afd A2 G |

"G7" G^FG .Bz d | "G7" gz f e2 d    |1 "C" .cz a ((3gag)e | "G7" G3-G :|2\

"C" .cz a "G7" ((3gag)e | "C" c3-c ||

|:EF |\

"C" .Gz E G2 c | "C" (&e3&e3&) c3    | "F" .dz ^c def       |  "D7" A3 -Adc |

"G7" B3 .bz a  | "G7" g2 f e2 d      |1 "C" .cz a ((3gag)e | "G7" G3-G    :|2\

 "C" .cz a "G7" ((3gag)e | "C" c3-c |]

 

X:25151

T:Year of the Jubilo

T:Kingdom Coming

C:Henry Clay Work

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:March

G:Marches ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

H:Look for more tunes (New England, Canadian, Swedish) plus resources for

H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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   F/E/ |\

"D" DF FA | "D" Af f/e/d/B/ | "D" AF dF |  "A7" E2 E/G/F/E/ |

"D" DF FA | "D" Af f/e/d/B/ | "D" Ad "A7" ec |1 "D" d2 d :|2 "D" d2 ||

|: dc  |\

"G" B>A Bc | "G" d>e  dc/2B/2   | "D" AF dF |  "A7" E2 E/G/F/E/ |

"D" DF  FA | "D" Af  f/e/d/B/ | "D" Ad "A7" ec |1 "D"  d2 :|2 "D" d2d |]

%

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%%textfont Palatino-Bold 16

%%annotationfont Palatino-BoldItalic 14

%%text Here is a variation in the first two measure of the B part:

%%vskip 20

"G" B>c de | "G" d3  c/2B/2   |

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%text The melody line is what April played. Bob played block chords in

%%text measure B7 and a bass run in the second measure.

%%vskip 15

 

Canadian Two-Steps

%%newpage

%%textfont Palatino-BoldItalic 30

%%text

%%center Other Couples Dances

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 14

 

X:8046

T:Happy Acres Two-Step

C:Cecil "Cec" McEachern

S:As played by Marcel Robidas, Dover, NH fiddler.

M:2/4

L:1/16

R:Two-Step

G:Two-Steps ~ Canadian

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

H:(New England, Canadian, Swedish) as well as resources for abc notation and

H:New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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K:D

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text End on A2

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%

A2 d2f2|\

"D" a4 a2^ga  | "D" b2a2 f2d2  | "D" [F6A6] A2   | "D" dcBA GFED |

"A7" C3D E2F2 | "A7" G2G2 F2G2 | "D" B2AB A2^G2  | "D" A2A2 d2f2 |

"D" a4 a2^ga  | "D" b2a2 f2d2  | "D" [F6A6] A2   | "D" dcBA GFED |

"A7" C3D E2F2 | "A7" G2A2 B2c2 | "D" d4 d3d      |1 "D" d2 :|2 "D" d2(cd) c2d2 ||

K:A

"A" e2{fg}a2 c2A2 | "A" E3F E2D2   | "A" C2E2 A2B2  | "A" c4 B2A2 |

"E7" G3A B2c2     | "E7" d4 c2d2   | "A" f2ee e2^d2 | "A" e4 c3d |

"A" e2{fg}a2 c2A2 | "A" E3F E2D2   | "A" C2E2 A2B2  | "A" c4 B2A2 |

"E7" G3A B2c2     | "E7" d2e2 f2g2 | "A" a4 a3a     | "A" a2 |]

 

X:8644

%%pagescale .88

T:Hunter's March

C:Ward Allen

M:2/4

L:1/8

S:As played by Ward Allen, $2Memories of Ward Allen$0, Mousehole

S:Music PM-08-29; originally on $2Ward Allen Presents Maple Leaf$0

S:$2Hoedown, Vol. 1$0, Sparton SP 203.

N:* The downward slide is about a half step from the C#; it's actually

N:part of the note before the slide symbol.

N:Although named as a march, I think it has more in common with

N:Canadian two-steps, so I have classified it as such.

N:This is a slightly simplified version. He played some parts,

N:especially the ending of the B part, differently each time.

N:There is another version that tries to show many of his variations.

R:Two-Step

G:Two-Steps ~ Canadian

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

H:(New England, Canadian, Swedish) as well as resources for abc notation and

H:New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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K:A.tun

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text As Played by Ward Allen

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%annotationfont Palatino-Roman 20

P:AAB

P:A

A, CD |:\

"A" E2 E>F  | "A" EC A,C | "A" (& sA2 A3/2 (c/4B/4 & A2 x2 &) | "A" A)E Ac   |

"E7" B2 B>c | "E7" BE Ac | "A" (& se2 x2  & e2 e>f &)        | "A" eA, CD  |

"A" sE2 E>F | "A" EC A,C | "A" (& sA2 A3/2 (c/4B/4 & A2 x2 &) | "A" A)E Ac   |

"E7" B2 B>c | "E7" BE GB | "A" (& A2 x2 & sA2 A>B &)         |1 "A" AA, CD :|2 "A" A2||

P:B

(& se>x & e>f &) |\

"A" e[ce] [ce]A  | "A" (& x2 se>x & [ce]2 e>f &) | "A" ec c"^* "sA | "A" c2 e>d |

"E7" cB BG       | "E7" B2 e>c  |"A"  dc c"^* "sA | "A" c2 e>c     |

"A" dc c"^* "sA   | "A" c2 e>c   | "A" dc (c/B/)A | "A" (B<c) c>d  |

"E7" cB Bc       | "E7" d2 c>A  | "A" BA "E7" GB |["1, 2  ..."\

[M:3/4] "A" A/A/A A>C- CD    |]["Last Time" "A" A/A/A Az | "A" A,4    |]

%%vskip 15

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 18

%%begintext

*  This is a downward slide of about a half step. It is really part of the note preceding

   the slide symbol. Thus a C# ends with a slide down to a C.

%%endtext

%%vskip 15

 

X:8645

%%staffsep 42pt

%% maxstaffsep 42pt

T:Hunter's March

C:Ward Allen

M:2/4

L:1/8

S:As played by Ward Allen, $2Memories of Ward Allen$0, Mousehole

S:Music PM-08-29; originally on Ward Allen Presents Maple Leaf

S:Hoedown, Vol. 1, Sparton SP 203.

N:There is a once-through version elsewhere. Ward Allen played many

N:parts of the tune differently each time through. This version attempts

N:to show many of his variations, especially the ending of the B part.

R:Two-Step

G:Two-Steps ~ Canadian

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

H:(New England, Canadian, Swedish) as well as resources for abc notation and

H:New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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K:A

P:AAB.AAC.AAD

P:A

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text With Variations

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%annotationfont Palatino-Roman 20

%%

A, CD |:\

"A" E2 E>F  | "A" EC A,C | "A" (& sA2 A3/2( c/4B/4 & A2 x2 &) | "A" A)E Ac   |

"E7" B2 B>c | "E7" BE Ac | "A" (& se2 x2  & e2 e>f &)        | "A" eA, CD  |

"A" sE2 E>F | "A" EC A,C | "A" (& sA2 A3/2 (c/4B/4 & A2 x2 &) | "A" A)E Ac   |

"E7" B2 B>c | "E7" BE GB | "A" (& A2 x2 & sA2 A>B &)         |1 "A" AA, CD :|2 "A" A2||

P:B

(& se>x & e>f &) |\

"A" e[ce] [ce]A  | "A" (& x2 se>x & [ce]2 e>f &) | "A" ec c"^* "sA | "A" c2 e>d |

"E7" cB BG       | "E7" B2 e>c  |"A"  dc c"^* "sA | "A" c2 e>c     |

"A" dc c"^* "sA   | "A" c2 e>c   | "A" dc (c/B/)A | "A" (B<c) c>d  |

"E7" cB Bc       | "E7" d2 c>A  | "A" BA "E7" GB | [M:3/4] "A" A/A/A A>C- CD    |]

M:2/4

P:C

(& e>x & (e3/2g/4f/4) &) |\

"A" ec cA  | "A" (& x2 e>x & c2 (e3/2g/4f/4) | &) | "A" ec cA | "A" c2 e>d |

"E7" cB BG       | "E7" B2 (e3/2B/4c/4)  |"A"  dc c"^* "sA | "A" c2 e>c     |

"A" dc c/B/A   | "A"(B<c) e>c   | "A" dc (c/B/)A | "A" c2 e>c  |

"E7" cB BG       | "E7" B2 e>d  | "A" ce "E7" EG | [M:3/4] "A" AA Az CD    |]

M:2/4

P:D

(& e>x & e3/2g/4f/4 &) |\

"A" ec cA  | "A" (& x2 e>x & c2 e3/2g/4f/4 &) | "A" ec cA | "A" c2 e>d |

"E7" cB BG       | "E7" B2 e>(c  |"A"  d)c cA | "A" c2 e>c     |

"A" dc cA   | "A" c2 e>c   | "A" dc cA | "A" c2 e>d  |

"E7" cB BG       | "E7" B2 e>d  | "A" ce "E7" EG | "A" A/A/A Az | "A" A,4    |]

%%vskip 15

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 18

%%begintext

*  This is a downward slide of about a half step. It is really part of the note preceding

   the slide symbol. Thus a C# ends with a slide down to a C.

%%endtext

%%vskip 15

 

X:12457

T:Loggieville Two-Step

C:Matilda Murdoch

S:$2Matilda Murdoch plays Some of her own.$0 Paff Inc. PF-0003.

N:Here is a transcription of this excellent two-step as she plays it.

N:Especially in the A part she sometimes plays the sixteenth note pairs as

N:triplets. Some people prefer a G chord as noted in the B part.

L:1/16

M:2/4

R:Two-Step

G:Two-Steps ~ Canadian

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

H:(New England, Canadian, Swedish) as well as resources for abc notation and

H:New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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K:D

A2d2 |\

"D" f2ff f2sa2 | "D" d2dd d2f2  | "D" A2AA A2d2 | "D" F6 GF   |\

"A7" E2EE E2F2 | "A7" G4 F2E2   | "D" F2FF F2G2 | "D" A4 A2d2 |

"D" f2ff f2sa2 | "D" d2dd d2f2  |"D" A2AA A2d2  | "D" F6 GF   |\

"A7" E2EE E2F2 | "A7" G2A2 B2c2 |"D" d2dd  d2d2 | "D" .d4     ||

A,2B,2 |\

"D" D2DD D2E2 | "D" F2D2 A,2D2 |"D" F2FF F2G2 | "D" A4 A2d2 |\

"A7" c2>d2 ((3cdc)B2 | "A7" G2>F2 E2G2 |"G;A7" B2>c2 ((3BcB)A2 |"D" F4 A,2B,2 |

"D" D2DD D2E2 |"D" F2D2 A,2D2 | "D" F2FF F2G2 |"D" A4 A2d2 |\

"A7" c2d2   c2((3BcB) | "A7" A2G2 F2E2 | "D" D2DD D2D2 | "D" D4 |]

%%vskip 20

 

X:13044

T:Manitoba's Golden Boy

T:Golden Boy

C:Andy De Jarlis

S:Andy De Jarlis, $2Manitoba's Golden Fiddler.$0 Don Mills, Ontario, BMI Canada, 1969.

N:As written by Andy De Jarlis; also presented as played in New Hampshire.

M:2/4

L:1/16

R:Two-Step

G:Two-Steps ~ Canadian

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

H:(New England, Canadian, Swedish) as well as resources for abc notation and

H:New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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K:D

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text As Composed by Andy De Jarlis

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%

F2G2 |\

"D" A4 d2>e2   | "D" f6cd       | "G" e2d2 c2B2 | "D" A6F2  |\

"A7" G4 e2>e2  | "A7" e6G2      | "D" F4 d2>d2  | "D" d4 F2G2 |

"D"A4 d2>e2    | "D" f6cd       | "G" e2d2 c2B2 | "D" A6F2  |\

"A7" G4 e2d2   | "A7" c2A2 B2c2 | "D" d4 d2e2   | "D" d4      ||

e2>f2 |\

"G" g2B2 g2B2  | "G" g4 a2>g2   | "D" f2A2 f2A2 | "D" f4 g2>f2   |\

"A7" e2A2 c2d2 | "A7" e2g2 f2e2 | "D" f8-       | "D7" f4 e2>f2   |

"G" g2B2 g2B2  | "G"  g4 a2>g2  | "D" f2A2 f2A2 | "D" f4 g2>f2   |\

"A7" e2A2 c2d2 | "A7" e2g2 f2e2 | "D" d4 d2e2   | "D" d4      |]

 

X:13045

T:Manitoba's Golden Boy

T:Golden Boy

C:Andy De Jarlis

N:As played in New Hampshire; also presented as written by Andy De Jarlis.

N:This was a favorite of Elise Nichols who played for Boston-area dances probably

N:in tue 1950s or 1960s. One night square dance George Hodgson was looking for a

N:tune for a square dance and she suggested this tune; it quickly became one of

N:his favorites. I learned it at the West Hopkinton NH square dance and started

N:playing it a lot, and it was picked up by other local musicians. A few years

N:later Frank Ferrel brought it in to Maine Fiddle Camp and it became moderately

N:popular among campers.

M:2/4

L:1/16

R:Two-Step

R:Two-Step

G:Two-Steps ~ Canadian

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

H:(New England, Canadian, Swedish) as well as resources for abc notation and

H:New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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K:D

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text New Hampshire Version

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%

F2G2 |\

"D" A4 d2e2    | "D" f6cd       | "G" e2d2 c2B2 | "D" A4F2F2  |\

"A7" G4 e2>e2  | "A7" e4G2G2    | "D" F4 d2>d2  | "D" d4 F2G2 |

"D"A4 d2e2     | "D" f6cd       | "G" e2d2 c2B2 | "D" A4F2F2  |\

"A7" G4 e2>d2  | "A7" c2A2 B2c2 | "D" d8        | "D7" d4      ||

e2>f2 |\

"G" g2B2 g2B2  | "G" g6 ag      | "D" f2A2 f2A2 | "D" f6 gf   |\

"A7" e2A2 c2d2 | "A7" e2g2 f2e2 | "D" f4>d4     | "D7"A6 ef   |

"G" g2B2 g2B2  | "G" g6 ag      | "D" f2A2 f2A2 | "D" f6 gf   |\

"A7" e2A2 c2d2 | "A7" e2g2 f2e2 | "D" d8        | "D" d4      |]

 

X:13046

T:Maple Sugar

%%pagescale .9

C:Ward Allen

S:$2Ward Allen Presents Maple Leaf Hoedown$0 (Sparton, SP-203, 1954).

N:Ward Allen's recordings are available on CD from Valley Heritage Radio and

N:probably elsewhere as $2Memories of Ward Allen$0 vol. 1-4.

N:

N:$2Sequence:$0 On the recording Ward Allen played it A2B2ACA2B2A. A more

N:usual sequence would  be A(ABAC - repeat as desired)A. In other words start and

N:end with an A part, and play the ABAC sequence as desired. If the repeats

N:are omitted, the second endings should be used.

N:

N:This transcription is as accurate as possible for melody, timing and slurs. I

N:leave out double-stops to avoid too much complexity. As they are important, I

N:recommend listening to Ward Allen's recording to learn it. I have also included

N:a transcript of the square dance version of the tune in the Squares section.

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:Two-Step

G:Two-Steps ~ Canadian

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

H:Look for more tunes (New England, Canadian, Swedish) plus resources for

H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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P:A(ABAC)A

K:A

P:A

A cd |:\

"A" e2 e>(f  | "A"  e)d cB | "A" (B/c/)-c c>(d | "A" c/B/)A dc     |\

"E7" cB (Bc) | "E7" d-d/c/- c(B/c/ | "A" d)c- c/B/c/d/ | "A" cA cd |

"A" e2 e2    | "A" e2 e>(c | "A" d)c c/B/A     | "A" (B/c/)-c c>d  |\

"E7" cB- Bc  | "E7" d-d/c/- cG     | "A" BA- A/G/A/B/  |1 "A" A/z/ A cd :|2 "A" Az ||

P:B

|: CD |\

"A" sE2 E>(F | "A" E)C EA  | "A" (B<c) c>(B | "A" A)E FE |\

"E7" B2 B>(c | "E7" B)G FG | "A" A2 GF      | "A" EC DF  |

"A" E2 E>(F  | "A" E)C EA  | "A" (B<c) c>(B | "A" A)E FE |\

"E7" B2 B>(c | "E7" B)G FG | "A" A2 A>B     |1 "A" AE   :|2 "A" AB cd ||

K:E

P:C

GA |\

"E" (G<B) B>(c | "E" B)G Be  | "E" (f<g) g>(f | "E" e)B cB  |\

"B7" f2 f>(g   | "B7" f)d cd | "E" e2 dc      | "E" BG Ac   |

"E" B2 B>(c    | "E" B)G Be  | "E" (f<g) g>(f | "E" e)B cB  |\

"B7" f2 f>(g   | "B7" f)d cd | "E" e2 e>f     | "E7" e=d cd || [K:A]

%%vskip 15

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%text Here is the final ending:

cd | "A" e2 e2  | "A" e2 e>(c     | "A" d)c c/B/A    | "A" (B/c/)-c c>d |\

    "E7" cB- Bc | "E7" d-d/c/- cB | "A" A>B c/e/f/g/ | a2 !+!A2         |]

 

 

X:19282

T:Silver and Gold Two-Step

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:Two-Step

G:Two-Steps ~ Canadian ~ LRB

H:From the Lamprey River Band Tunebook, a part of the NH Country Dance website.

H:Look for more tunes (New England, Canadian, Swedish) plus resources for

H:abc notation and New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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%%writefields NQSDZ  % accompanying instructions for how to use it.

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K:D

f g^g |\

"D"  a2fd | "D"  A2df  | "A7" ag- gf   | "A7" g2ef |\

"A7" g2ec | "A7" A2ce  | "D" ba-  a^g  | "D"  a2fg |

"D"  a2fd | "D"  A2df  | "A7" ag- gf   | "A7" g2ef |\

"A7" g2ec | "A7" Ag fe | "D" d2 {e}d>c | "D"  d2 ||

F>G |\

"D"  Af Af  | "D"  Af f>g   | "A7" fe- e^d   | "A7" e3 E/F/ |\

"A7" Ge Ge  | "A7" Ge e>f   | "D"  ed- dc    | "D" d3 F/G/  |

"D"  Af Af  | "D"  Af f/e/f | "G" a2ge       | "E7" B2cd    |\

"A7" fe- ec | "A7" Ag fe    | "D"  d2 {e}d>c | "D" d        |]

 

X:19365

T:Sleeping Giant Two-Step

C:Andy De Jarlis

N:This is as we play it in New Hampshire, which differs slightly

N:from the tune as written by Andy De Jarlis (presented elsewhere)

N:in terms of melody and also has somewhat different chord choices.

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:Two-Step

G:Two-Steps ~ Canadian

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

H:(New England, Canadian, Swedish) as well as resources for abc notation and

H:New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

U:s = !slide!       % To preserve font, staff layout & other formatting,

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K:D

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text New Hampshire Version

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%

Ad |\

"D" f>g fd   | "D" A z F z | "G" G>G GF  | "E7" E2> F2      |

"A7" G>G GF  | "A7" EA, DE | "D" F>G FE  | "D" F2 Ad        |

"D" f>g fd   | "D" A z F z | "G" G>G GF  | "E7" E2> F2      |

"A7" G2>A2   | "A7" cA Bc  | "D" d2 d>d  |1 "D" d2       :|2 "D" dd "D7" c=c ||

|: "G" B2 d2 | "G" g2>g2   | "D" f>g fd  | "D" AF Ad        |

"A7" e2 e>f  | "A7" ec BA  | "D" dd FG   | "D" Ad "D7" c=c  |

"G" B2 d2    | "G" g2>g2   | "D" f>g fd  | "D" AF GF        |

"A7" E2>F2   | "A7" G>A Bc | "D" d2 d>d  |1 "D" dd "D7" c=c :|2 "D" d2 |]

 

 

X:19366

T:Sleeping Giant Two-Step

C:Andy De Jarlis

S:Andy De Jarlis, $2Canadian Fiddle Tunes from the Red River Valley, Book 2.$0

S:Toronto, BMI Canada Limited, 1961.

N:This is as written by Andy De Jarlis. I also present a version

N:as we play it in New Hampshire, which differs slightly in terms

N:of melody and also has somewhat different chord choices.

M:2/4

L:1/8

R:Two-Step

G:Two-Steps ~ Canadian

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

H:(New England, Canadian, Swedish) as well as resources for abc notation and

H:New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

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K:D.

%%textfont Palatino-Italic 14

%%text As Written by Andy De Jarlis

%%textfont Palatino-Roman 16

%%

Ad |\

"D" f>g fd        | "D" A z F z | "A7" GG/G/ GF  | "A7" E2> "A6" F2 |

"A7" GG/G/ G"A6"F | "A7" EA, DE | "D" F>G F"A7"E | "D" F2 Ad|

"D" f>g fd        | "D" A z F z | "A7" GG/G/ GF  | "A7" E2> "A6" F2 |

"A7" GG/G/ GA     | "A7" c>A "Em7" B"A7"c | "D" d2 d>d \

|1 "D" d2        :|2 "D" dd "A7" c"D7"=c         ||

|: "G" B2 d2      | "G" g2>g2   | "D" f>g fd     | "D" AF Ad |

"A7" e2 e>f       | "A7" ec BA  | "D" dd F"A7"G  | "D" Ad "A7" c"D7"=c|

"G" B2 d2         | "G" g2>g2   | "D" f>g fd     | "D" AF "B7" GF|

"Em7" E2>F2       | "A7"G>A "Em7" B"A7"c | "D" d2 d3/2d/ \

|1 "D" dd "A7" c"D7"=c:|2 "D" d2         |]

 

X:23052

T:Waverly Two-Step

C:Graham Townsend

S:Marcel Robidas (Dover, NH), played frequently at the Wednesday Night Soirées.

M:2/4

L:1/16

N:Graham Townsend wrote this tune with two parts. Marcel Robidas from New Hampshire

N:and Simon St. Pierre from Maine only play the first part. This transcription is

N:based on the playing of Marcel Robidas. I present some of Marcel's variations as well.

R:Two-Step

G:Two-Steps ~ Canadian

H:This tune is from the NH Country Dance website. Look for more tunes

H:(New England, Canadian, Swedish) as well as resources for abc notation and

H:New England traditional music and dance; URL below.

U:s = !slide!       % To preserve font, staff layout & other formatting,

U:t = !trill!       % use the file header at the URL below. There are

%%writefields NQSDZ % accompanying instructions for how to use it.

F:Tunes Home Page - http://fiddle.nhcountrydance.com/the-tunes.html

F:File Header & instructions - http://fiddle.nhcountrydance.com/headers.html

K:D

DD D2F2 |\

"D" (& A4 ABAF  & A4 x4 &)    | "D" D2D2 F2G2   | "D" (& A4 ABAF  & A4 x4 &) | "D" D2D2 FDFA |\

"D" f4 fefa  | "D" g2f2 e2d2  | "A7" c2>c2 cccc | "A7" c2[c2e2] E2F2  |

"A7" G4 GFGF | "A7" E2C2 E2F2 | "A7" G4 GFGF    | "A7" E2C2 E2[A2e2]  |\

"A7" [c4e4] [ce][ce][ce][ce]  | "A7" [c2e2][A2e2] B2A2 | "D" F4 F2>F2 | "D" F2D2 F2G2        |

"D" (& A4 ABAF  & A4 x4 &)    | "D" D2D2 F2G2   | "D" (& A4 ABAF  & A4 x4 &) | "D" D2D2 F2A2 |\

"D" f4 f2ff  | "D" a2f2 e2d2  | "G" g4 gfga     | "G" g2d2 e2f2       |

"G" g4 gfga  | "G" g2d2 e2d2  | "D" f4 fefg     | "D" f2A2 B2A2       |!coda!\

"A7"e4 e2>f2 | "A7" g2g2 f2e2 | "D"[d4f4] [d2f2]>[d2f2] | "D" [df]z  |]

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%%textfont Palatino-Bold 16

%%annotationfont Palatino-BoldItalic 14

%%text Here is one of Marcel's endings as well as a few melodic variations.

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"@0,35Ending (replaces A29–A32)" !coda!e2 z2 e2>f2 | g2g2 f2e2 | d2dB AGFE | D2 z2 D4 |]

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"@0,25Here are some variations for the measures noted, as played by Marcel."

|"^A5,6" f4-fefg | f2d2 e2d2 ||\

%%staffbreak .5cm

 "^A7,8"ccec cecc | ecec E2F2||\

%%staffbreak .5cm

"^A13, 14"ccec cecc | ecec A2G2 ||graham  townsend

 

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