Clog De Lafond barndance

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X: 1
T: Clog De Lafond
R: barndance
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
(3cea|c'aec A2 (3cea|c'aec B2 (3Bde|gedB G2gf|(3efe dB c2 (3cea|
c'aec A2 (3cea|c'aec B2 (3Bde|gedB G2gf|(3efe dG A2||
AF|EAAB cAAG|FdFd F2 BA|GeGe GedB|AGAc fecA|
EAAB cAAG|FdFd F2BA|GeGe GedB|Aaec A2||

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Clog de Lafond

This tune was composed by Canadian melodeon player, Alfred Montmarquette (1871-1944). He recorded it in 1930. You can find the recording at the virtual gramophone website:|Montmarquette|+AND+|Alfred|+AND+|1871-1944|&spi=-&rp=1&v=1

I did this transcription from that recording. Note that he does not repeat the A or B section - just plays it straight through. Note also that he uses a different bass pattern in the B part, almost a polka sound.

I prefer it with a little swing added but Montmarquette plays it rather straight.