Set Américain reel

Also known as La Remontée Du Chantier, The Old French, Set Americain, Set American, Set American 1 & 2 Partie.

There are 3 recordings of a tune by this name.

Set Américain has been added to 41 tunebooks.

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Four settings

X: 1
T: Set Américain
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Bmin
B3 c dcde|f2 fg fedc|BABc dcBA|FABA G2 F2|
BABc dcde|f2 fg fedc|BABc dcBA|1Bbfd B2 z2:|2Bbfd B2 (3gfe||
dAFA DAFA|EAFA EAFA|dAFA defd|edcB ABcA|
dAFA DAFA|EAFA EAFA|dfec dABc|1dfec d2 (3ABc:|2dfec d2 z2||
# Added by errik .
X: 2
T: Set Américain
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
B3 c dcde | f3 g fedc | B3 c dcdB | G2 G/G/G G2 F2 |
B3 c dcde | f3 g fede | f2 e2 d2 c2 |1 Bbfd B3 :|2 B4 c3- ||
dAFA dAFA | eAfA eABc | dAFA dAFA | dcdf edBc |
dAFA dAFA | gAfA eABc | dcdf edce | d/e/d ce d3 :|
X: 3
T: Set Américain
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
~B3 c dcde | ~f3 g fedc | ~B3 c dcBA | GFGA (3GAG F2 |
~B3 c dcde |~f3 g fedc | fgfe dedc |1 Bbfd Bbfd :|2 B4 A2 Bc ||
dAFA dAFA | eAfA e2 (3ABc | dAFA dAFA | edef e3 c |
dAFA dAFA | eAfA e2 (3ABc | dcdf edBc | dfec d4 :|
X: 4
T: Set Américain
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Bmin
B3 c dcde | f2 fg fedc | BABc dcBA | GFGA G2 F2 |
BABc dcde | f2 fg fedc | BABc dcBA |1 Bbfd B2 z2 :|2 Bbfd B2 (3gfe ||
dAFA DAFA| EAFA EAFA | dAFA defd | edcB ABcA |
dAFA DAFA| EAFA EAFA | dfec dABc |1 dfec d2 (3ABc :|2 dfec d2 z2 ||
# Added by shear .

Ten comments

Origin

The Portland Collection Vol 2 attributes this setting to Theodore Duguay, although it originates from a traditional hormpipe. Apparently a popular tune in contradance circles.

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La Remontee du Chantier

I know this tune as "La remontee du chantier". It’s supposed to be a French Canadian tune

“Set American” ~ another rescued duplication

Key signature: b minor (& B-part in D Major)
Submitted on September 21st 2007 by Heiko.
~ /tunes/7742

X: 2
T: Set American
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
R: reel
K: b minor
|: F |
B3 c dcde | f3 g fedc | B3 c dcdB | G2 G/G/G G2 F2 |
B3 c dcde | f3 g fede | f2 e2 d2 c2 |1 Bbfd B3 :|2 B4 c3- ||
K: D Major
|: c |
dAFA dAFA | eAfA eABc | dAFA dAFA | dcdf edBc |
dAFA dAFA | gAfA eABc | dcdf edce | d/e/d ce d3 :|

"La Remontee Du Chantier" / "Le Set De Americain" / "Set American"
~ This tune is written by Raynold Aulett.

# Posted on September 21st 2007 by Heiko

"~ originates from a traditional hormpipe." ~ ??? :-/

I suspect they meant ‘hornpipe’, eh?

Re: Origin

Hmm. My typo seems permanently recorded. :-(

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La remontée au chantier

X: 3
T: La Remontée Au Chantier
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
R: reel
K: Dmaj
~B3 c dcde | ~f3 g fedc | ~B3 c dcBA | GFGA (3GAG F2 |
~B3 c dcde |~f3 g fedc | fgfe dedc |1 Bbfd Bbfd :|2 B4 A2 Bc ||
dAFA dAFA | eAfA e2 (3ABc | dAFA dAFA | edef e3 c |
dAFA dAFA | eAfA e2 (3ABc | dcdf edBc | dfec d4 :|

This version was submitted by in may 2009 by Yilmaz:

https://thesession.org/tunes/9619

recorded by La Bottine Souriante on the album Cordial. Tune # 4 " Le Set à Ubert" first tune from 0:00 to 1:50.

Le Set De Americain, X:4

The ceili band I play with plays this version. I the drop down an octave for opening of the B part.

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