All The Way From Virginia reel

Also known as George W.’s Hayesville, The Monsignor’s Blessed Virginia.

All The Way From Virginia has been added to 4 tunebooks.

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X: 1
T: All The Way From Virginia
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: E | G2BG ABcA | BGG2 AFF2 | EBBA B2ge | dBAc BGAF |
G2BG ABcA | BGG2 AFF2 | EBBA B2ge | dBAc BGG ||
e || g2eg a2ga | bagb a2gf | eggf gage | dBAc BGAe |
g2eg a2ga | bagb a2gf | eggf gage | dBAc BGG :|

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All The Way From Virginia

This is an original.

The first phrase came to mind - thought it might be from ‘Deadly Buzz’, or poached from JACKB - started as a single that I set aside and started working on a double, while doing a little research into similar tunes (‘The Monsignor’s Blessing’, ‘The Virginia’) and the history of the area (Hayesville - Nantahala, NC, USA - George W. Hayes).

Turns out that at the same time and unbeknownst to me, my father had been informed that a friend of his, whom I had known since a child, had just passed (born in Virginia and likely a Republican).

Slainte.