La Toque Bleu reel

Also known as Blue Cap, The Blue Cap, Blue Tuque, The Blue Tuque, La Reel De La Tuque Bleu, La Reel De La Tuque Bleue, La Torque Bleu, Reel De La Tuque Bleu, Reel De La Tuque Bleue, Reel De Tuque Bleu, Reel De Tuque Bleue.

There is 1 recording of this tune.

La Toque Bleu has been added to 17 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: La Toque Bleu
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: d2 BG d2 BG | FGAB cBAG | d2 BG d2 BG | FGAF G4 |
d2 BG d2 BG | FGAB cBAG | d2 BG d2 BG | FGAF G4 :|
|: G2 GG FGAB | cAdc BcAF | G2 GG BGdc | BcAF G4 |
G2 GG FGAB | cAdc BcAF | G2 GG BGdc | BcAF G4 :|
# Added by JACKB .
2
X: 2
T: La Toque Bleu
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Fmaj
f2cf fagf | eceg bgge | f2cf fagf | edcB AFF2 ::
AFcF dFGA | BGdG BGGd | AFcF AFGA | BdcB AFF2 :|

Six comments

La Toque Bleu

If I had to guess where this tune was from I would say French Canadian. It has a great driving rhythm and is allot of fun to play.

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That’s a good one. Go to this link for more info on this reel and 2 ABC versions…

By the way, under both link you will have to scroll down to Reel de (la) tuque bleue.

Here is a transcription of the playing by Joseph Allard at the link above, in F major

X:1
T:Reel de la tuque bleue
Z:robin.beech@mcgill.ca
S:The Virtual Gramaphone, Library of Canada: Joseph Allard
R:reel
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:F
f2cf fagf | eceg bgge | f2cf fagf | edcB AFF2 ::
AFcF dFGA | BGdG BGGd | AFcF AFGA | BdcB AFF2 :|