The Patchwork Polka barndance

Also known as Patchwork, The Patchwork.

There are 3 recordings of this tune.

The Patchwork Polka has been added to 6 tunebooks.

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X: 1
T: The Patchwork Polka
R: barndance
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
[d3/f3/]e/ |[d2f2] A2 B>B A2 | F>A A2 B>B A2 | f2 d2 d>e f>a | g2- (3gag e2- e>f |
g2 e2 e>c c2 | c2 A2 B>A A2 | g>A A2 c>A A2 | e2 ^e2 f2 a2 |
f2 A2 B2 A2 | F>A A2 B2 A2 | f2 d2 d>e f>a | g2- g2 B2- B>g |
g2 B2 B>g (3gag | f2 A2 A>d f>a | g>e c>e a2 c2 | d2- d2 d2- d3/ ||
e/ |f2 a2 ^g>a f>d | A2 d2 B2 A2 | f2 a2 ^g>a f>d | c2- c2 c2- c>c |
e2 g2 f>g e>c | A2 c2 B2 A2 | g>A A2 a>A A2 | e2 ^e2 f2 a2 |
f2 a2 ^g>a f>d | A2 d2 B2 A2 | f2 a2 ^g>a f>d | B2- B2 B2- (3Bef |
g2 B2 B>g (3gag | f2 A2 A>d f>a | g>e c>e a2 c2 | d2- d2 d2 ||
K: A Major
(3efg |a>c c2 f2 e2 | c>e e2 f2 e2 | A2 e2 f>e c2 | d2- d2 d2- (3dfa |
g2 f2 f>e e2 | B2 e2 f>e e2 | g>f e>d B2 e2 | c2- c2 c2 (3efg |
a>c c2 f2 e2 | c>e e2 f2 e2 | A2 e2 f>e c2 | f2- f2 f2- f2 |
d2 f2 f>a a2 | a2 c2 f>e e2 | g>f e>d B2 c2 | A2- A2 A2 |]

One comment

"The Patchwork Polka" ~ C: Iain Peterson

S: the fiddle of Willie Taylor, from the CD - "An Audience With the Shepherds", Veteran - VT159CD
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12. ) "Patchwork Polka"
"This three part polka was composed by Scottish fiddle & bagpipes player Iain Peterson (1934 - 2006) from Ardnamurchan. It got its name because his wife was working on some patchwork at the time he wrote it." (tune notes ~ John Howson, from the recording)