Dusty Strings Jam, 2012/10/14

Here’s the list of what we played at the Dusty Strings jam today, as best I can remember or hear from the recording:

  • Old Joe Clark
  • Old Joe Clark (a little faster)
  • Buffalo Gals
  • Cluck Old Hen
  • Bile Them Cabbage Down
  • Emma’s Waltz
  • Cripple Creek
  • Arkansas Traveller
  • Swallowtail Jig
  • Little Rabbit Where’s Your Mama (sounds related to but not the same as the “Little Rabbit Where’s Your Mammy” I can find on Youtube. See fiddler’s companion for notes, and the August tune list for a recording.)
  • Blackberry Blossom
  • Waltz from Boda (Soling Anders)
  • Shove That Pig’s Foot A Little Further In The Fire
  • Golden Slippers
  • Possum’s Tail is Bare
  • Heel Flies (via Stuart Williams who got it from Gary Lee Moore)
  • Soldier’s Joy
  • Angeline the Baker
  • Pretty Little Shoes
  • Whiskey Before Breakfast
  • You Are My Sunshine
  • Mairi’s Wedding
  • Pig Ankle Rag
  • Seamus O’Brien
  • Bolle Olle (Böl-Olles? See this performance on Youtube.)
  • Marmaduke’s Hornpipe

The jam this month was led by Karen, Evan and Elise of Hot Cider String Band. Thanks to them for filling me in on the names of the tunes I’d mis-heard!


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