The Telephone Tune reel

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

There are 3 recordings of this tune.

The Telephone Tune has been added to 3 tune sets.

The Telephone Tune has been added to 5 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: The Telephone Tune
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amix
|:e2ec efed|cABc A2F2|E~A3 EAAB|cABc (3BcB A2|
e2ec efed|cABc A2F2|E~A3 EAAB|1 cABc A2B/c/d:|2 cABc AGFG||
K: Dmaj
|:A2FA dedc|BAGB efed|cAce agec|defd AGFG|
ADFA dedc|BAGB efed|cAce agec|1 dfec d2FG:|2 dfec d2 B/c/d||
2
X: 2
T: The Telephone Tune
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amix
|:e3e efed|cABc A2FA|EAAE AEAB|cABc B2A2|
e3e efed|cABc A2FA|EAAE AEAB|1 cecB A2cd:|2 cecB A2FG||
K: Dmaj
|:~A2FA d2dc|~B2GB e2ed|cAce agec|defd A2FG|
~A2FA d2dc|~B2GB e2ed|cAce agec|1 dfec dAFG:|2 dfec d2cd||

Four 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.