Reel Des Accordeonistes reel

There are 4 recordings of this tune.

Reel Des Accordeonistes has been added to 2 tune sets.

Reel Des Accordeonistes has been added to 35 tunebooks.

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One setting

1
X: 1
T: Reel Des Accordeonistes
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:FG| "D"A2df "G"edcB| "D"ABAG F2EF| "A"GAGF EBBB| "D"ABAG FDFG|
"D"A2df "G"edcB| "D"ABAG F2EF| "Em"GFEF "A"GABc| "D"dfec d2 :|
|:A2| "G"(3BcB GB d2cB| "D"(3ABA FA dAFA| "A"GECE A,ECE| "D"DEFG A2FA|
"G"(3BcB GB d2cB| "D"(3ABA FA d2cd| "A"efed cBAG| FABc "D"d2 :|
|:d2| "G"dBGd BGdA| "D"FdAF d2cd| "A"e2d2 (3cdc (3BcB| "D"ABAG Fddd|
"G"dBGd BGdA| "D"FdAF d2cd| "A"efed cBAG| FABc "D"d2 :|

Two comments

I was at a session at the Maltings in York last night and they played this great reel. I found the abc in JC’s tunefinder. Some info on the tune came from Fiddler’s Companion

REEL DES ACCORDEONISTES. French-Canadian, Reel. D Major. Standard. AABBCC (AABC for contra dances). Composed by Marcel Messervier, an accordion player and maker from Montmagny, Québec, for the 1981 Mariposa Festival in Toronto. Source for notated version: Sara Hiebert (Swathmore, Pa.) Via Dan Compton [Songer]. Songer (Portland Collection), 1997, pg. 18. Musicor MP 2035, La Bottine Souriante - “Tout comme au jour de l’an” (appears as a break in the song “La Parente”).

Re: Reel Des Accordeonistes

also recorded by Lisa Ornstein et Denis Pepin, on a cassette ‘Danseries de la Belle Provence’ about 25 years ago. I don’t know if it ever made it onto cd, but a brilliant collection of Quebecois fiddle and accordion music.