Sweet Ellen reel

Sweet Ellen has been added to 2 tunebooks.

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X: 1
T: Sweet Ellen
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
A,|D2 DE F2 ED|FAAF A3A|BABc dBAG|FDED E2F2|
A,DDD F2ED|FAAF A3A|BABc dBAG|F2D2D2|
de|f a2 b afde|fede fede|f a2 b afde|fe e2 e3 e|
faab afde|.f z ed B2 A2|BcdB AGED|F2 D2 D2|]

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Sweet Ellen

As played by Irvin Yaugher Jr., Mr. Independence, Pennsylvania, October 19, 1943. Learned from his great-uncle.

Re: Sweet Ellen

Where did you get it, Siúlóir?

Re: Sweet Ellen

From a book with a collection of tunes by Samuel Preston Bayard, called "Hill Country Tunes - Instrumental Folk Music of Southwestern Pennsylvania", published in Philadelphia 1944.