Whitefish In The Rapids reel

Also known as White Fish In The Rapids, White Fish On The Rapids.

There are 6 recordings of a tune by this name.

Whitefish In The Rapids has been added to 25 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Whitefish In The Rapids
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmin
FA|:B2FB dBFD|E2GB eBGE|FGFE DFBd|cBAc {c}BAFA|
B2FB dBFD|E2GB eBGE|FGFE DFBd|1cBAc {c}B2 FA:|2cBAc {c}B4 ||
Bcde fBAB|gBaB bBAB|bBgB fBAB|ABcd ecAc|
Bcde fBAB|gBaB bBAB|FGFE DFBd|1cBAc {c}B4:|2cBAc {c}B2 FA ||
X: 2
T: Whitefish In The Rapids
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmin
K: Bb
FA|:B2FB dBFD|E2GB eBGE|FGFE DFBd|cBAc {c}BAFA|
B2FB dBFD|E2GB eBGE|FGFE DFBd|1cBAc {c}B2 FA:|2cBAc {c}B4 ||
|:Bcde fBAB|gBaB bBAB|bBgB fBAB|ABcd ecAc|
Bcde fBAB|gBaB bBAB|FGFE DFBd|1cBAc {c}B4:|2cBAc {c}B2 FA ||

Three comments

This tune is from Northern Ontario and popularised by
Rene Cote from the Sault area
A good tune with Mittin’s Breakdown

“Whitefish in the rapid” reel is in B flat, not G minor

Just an observation

Whitefish In The Rapids, X:2

tweaked to have Bb and correct repeat in the second part