Bluegrass In The Backwoods reel

There are 5 recordings of a tune by this name.

Bluegrass In The Backwoods has been added to 2 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Bluegrass In The Backwoods
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmin
Acde fga2| Ace^f g^ga2| A^cea ^gaga| faea efd2|
Acde fga2| Ace^f g^ga2| A^cea ^gaga| faea fd3|
BGBd gbag| fdAd fa^ga| (3^gag e^c adea| fdAF D2 (3DE^F|
GABd gbag| fdAd fa^ga|(3^gag e^c Adea|fd2 d3 A2||
|: c4 =B2c2| a8 | a4 e2a2 | g6 a2 |(3faf e d3 (3faf| e2A2 ^c2e2|
d3=B AGFE |1 D8 :|2 D2z2 [d2F2] z2| [d2F2] z2 [d2F2] z2| [d2F2] z2 z2(3ga=b||
d'2 (3d'c'b a2a2| f2ef dede| g2g2 d2Bd| BAGA BAGA|
(3BcB A2 A3=B| c2A2 A3G|ADGD FDED| F2D2 D2A^c|
dfed ^ce (3dcB| AGFD FED2| dcBA GEDC| B,G,A,G, B,A,G,B,|
A,^CD^F A^cee| a2^c'2 c'2=b2| a=b^c'b ag^fe| dd'af d2A2||
[E2C2] [c2E2] [c3E3] =B| c=bge cAc=B| AFAc f2fg| afga gafg|
bfab gbfg| efge c2 (3BcB| AFAA f2fg| afga gaf2|
{efg}a2 ag f2f2|[f2d2] [f2d2] A2A2| FGEF EF (3EFE| D2D2 D4||

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Bluegrass In The Backwoods

Composed by American fiddler Kenny Baker (1926 - 2011), seems to be quite a few recordings of this one, usually a fiddle tune. Stumbled onto the tune through Mhícheál Ó Riabhaigh’s piping album " Tiomnacht (Handed On)".

There’s an intro, then the 4 parts in this setting. It goes something like this:
Intro -> ABCD -> ABCD -> AB (instead with the 16th bar of the B ending with one low-D).

Patti Kusturok @ ~ 30s: