The Telephone Tune reel

Also known as Gérard Lajoie’s, Reel Du Répertoire Gérard Lajoie, Répertoire G. Lajoie, Répertoire Gérard Lajoie.

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

The Telephone Tune has been added to 3 tunebooks.

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One setting

1
X: 1
T: The Telephone Tune
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amix
cd|: e3e efed | cABc A2F2 | EAAE AEAB | cABc B2Ac |
e3e efed | cABc A2F2 | EAAE AEAB |1 cedB A3c :|2 cedB A2FG ||
K: Dmaj
|: AAFA d3c | B2GB e2d2 | cAce agec | defd A2FG|
AAFA d3c | B2GB e2d2 | cAce agec |1 dfec d2FG :|2 dfec d2 cd ||

Three comments

Re: Gérard Lajoie’s

aka the Telephone Tune

Re: The Telephone Tune

Thanks, have been wondering about it’s name.

Vermont Fiddle Orchestra:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yq3-Sg1YgJ4


Which lists it as a traditional tune, and claims it got it’s name when one musician taught it to another over the phone and neither could remember its correct name.