The Nut Tree reel

The Nut Tree has been added to 1 tune set.

The Nut Tree has been added to 11 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Nut Tree
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Emin
|:EFGA B2 cB|A2 BA G2 E2|EFGA B2 cB|A2 d2 d4|
EFGA B2 cB|A2 BA G2 E2|cBAG F2 AB|G2 E2 E4:|
|:e2 ee e2 de|f2 e2 d2 B2|Bd d2 d2 ed|B2 e2 e4|
e2 ee e2 de|f2 e2 d2 B2|cBAG F2 AB|G2 E2 E4:|

Four comments

a nice English tune, i believe. i think this is actually the A and C parts, but i don’t know the missing B part, and don’t play it either.

The Nut Tree

Very sensible not to play a missing part you don’t know! That should be standard practice, but sadly it’s not observed as well as it should be.

The Nut Tree

A nice, very English, tune. Composed by Oxfordshire based English concertina and bass player Mark Fry of "Three Pressed men" and "Traction."

He has a knack of composing tunes that don’t sound newly composed, and has a couple of books of his tunes for sale.

If I’m thinking of the right tune, it had three parts by special request from someone who needed a three-parter, but now it’s nearly always played (by Mark as well) as a two-parter.

Nut Tree

4:4 it may be, a reel it’s not.