Jim Hodder’s reel

Also known as Jim Hodder, Jim Hodder’s Tune.

There are 10 recordings of a tune by this name.

Jim Hodder’s has been added to 1 tune set.

Jim Hodder's has been added to 22 tunebooks.

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Five settings

X: 1
T: Jim Hodder's
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Edor
E2B,E G2EG|B2GB d2Bc|dedB AFDE|F2ED EDB,D|
E2B,E G2EG|B2GB d2Bc|dedB AFDE|1F2ED EDB,D:|2F2ED EDcd||
e3f gfeg|fB~B2 e3f|gfe2 b2b2|e3f gfeg|fBBc dedB|AFDF E2Bd|
e3f gfeg|fB~B2 e3f|gfe2 b2b2|e3f gfeg|fBBc dedB|AFDF EDB,D|
X: 2
T: Jim Hodder's
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Edor
E2B,E G2EG|B2GB d2Bc|dedB AFDF|GEFD EDB,2|
E2B,E G2EG|B2GB d2Bc|dedB AFDF|GEFD E4:|
|:[M:6/4] e3f gfeg f~B3|e3f gfe2 b2b2|e3f gfeg fBBc|dedB AFDF E2E2:|
X: 3
T: Jim Hodder's
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Edor
|: E2B,E G2EG | Bc/B/GB d2Bc | dedB AFDF | G/F/E F/E/D EDB,D |
E2B,E G2EG |Bc/B/GB d2Bc | dedB AFDF |1 G/F/E F/E/D EDB,D :|2 G/F/E F/E/D E2Bd ||
|:[M:6/4] e3f gfeg fdB2 | e3f gfe2 {a}b2{a}b2 | e3f gfeg fdBc |1 dedB AFDF E2B/c/d :|2 dedB AFDF EDB,D ||
X: 4
T: Jim Hodder's
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Edor
|: E2B,E G2EG | B2GB d2Bc | dedB AFDF | GFED EDB,2 |
E2B,E G2EG | B2GB d2Bc | dedB AFDF |1 GFED E2E2 :|2 GFED E2B2 ||
|:[M:6/4] e3f gfeg f~B3 | ~e3f gfe2 b2b2 | ~e3f gfeg fdBc |1 ~d3B AFDF E2B2 :|2 ~d3B AFDF E2E2 ||
X: 5
T: Jim Hodder's
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Edor
|: ~E2B,E ~G2EG | BAGB ~d2Bc | dedB AFDF | G2F2 E2B,D |
~E2B,E ~G2EG | BAGB ~d2Bc | dedB AFDF |1 GEFD E2B,D :|2 GEFD EFGB ||
|:[M:6/4] e3f gfeg f~B3 | e3f gfe2 b2b2 | e3f gfeg fBBc |1 dedB AFDF EFGB :|2 dedB AFDF E2B,D ||

Eight comments

Source: "Storm The Kettle" by Eamonn Dillon
Transcription: gmp

Jim Hodder’s Reel

This is an Emile Benoit tune and is found in "Kelly Russell’s Collection" of Emile’s and Rufus Guinchard’s tunes, Vol 1, p. 49

Great tune. The B part should be eight bars of 6/4 rather than twelve of 4/4.

At the Spinnaker’s session in Victoria, BC, they play the B part with a hop like this:

e3f gfeg | fB~B2 e3 f | gfe2 {a}bz{a}bz | …

Great fun. 🙂

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Jim Hodder’s, X:4

A few variations.

Jim Hodder’s, X:4

From the playing of Cow Head Cowboys.

Previously mislabeled X3 as X4.

Jim Hodder’s, X:5

From the playing of The Dardanelles.

They play the variation in the fourth bar of the A Part during the second time through, otherwise they play the more typical "GEFD E2 … ".