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The Art of Traditional Fiddle

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All Music Guide - Steven McDonald
If you're looking for an ideal introduction to fiddle playing as practiced in North America, look no further than this stuffed-full Rounder Heritage release, which serves up some 33 tracks of various vintages, many of them previously unreleased. This is traditional fiddle playing as you'll find it or would have, in some instances in sitting rooms, family kitchens, church halls, social halls, and on commons and greens -- music with roots in England, Scotland, and Ireland, as well as in much of Europe and Scandinavia. An exciting, energetic collection to sit and listen to, and very distracting indeed when trying to read through the detailed notes in very small type by ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steven McDonald
If you're looking for an ideal introduction to fiddle playing as practiced in North America, look no further than this stuffed-full Rounder Heritage release, which serves up some 33 tracks of various vintages, many of them previously unreleased. This is traditional fiddle playing as you'll find it or would have, in some instances in sitting rooms, family kitchens, church halls, social halls, and on commons and greens -- music with roots in England, Scotland, and Ireland, as well as in much of Europe and Scandinavia. An exciting, energetic collection to sit and listen to, and very distracting indeed when trying to read through the detailed notes in very small type by producer Mark Wilson. Rounder has certainly hit the bull's-eye here.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/13/2001
  • Label: Rounder / Umgd
  • UPC: 011661159228
  • Catalog Number: 611592
  • Sales rank: 284,903

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Hunky Dory - Alva Greene (0:54)
  2. 2 Captain Carswell - Theresa MacLellan (1:35)
  3. 3 New Market Reel - Joey Beaton (2:08)
  4. 4 Rock Andy - Snake Chapman (2:19)
  5. 5 Yellow Barber - Leona Stamm (2:37)
  6. 6 Midnight - Jim Woodward (1:01)
  7. 7 Bouctouche Reel/St, Anne's Reel - Gerry Robichaud (2:47)
  8. 8 Inganess Medley - Theresa Morrison (5:11)
  9. 9 Dance All Night With a Gal With a Hole in Her Stocking - Jim Herd (1:22)
  10. 10 Bostony - Roger Cooper (2:23)
  11. 11 Blackberry Waltz - Gordon McCann (2:39)
  12. 12 Lay Your Good Money Down - Gordon McCann (1:59)
  13. 13 Moccasin Two-Step - Joe Robichaud (1:42)
  14. 14 Portsmouth Winder - Ray Hilt (2:17)
  15. 15 Wabash Foxtrot - Howe Teague (2:31)
  16. 16 Clay Pipe Medley - Eddie Irwin (3:43)
  17. 17 Snowstorm - Darley Fulks (1:20)
  18. 18 Nancy - Lila Hashem (3:04)
  19. 19 Lucy Campbell/Walker Street - Glenn Paul (2:16)
  20. 20 Uncle Henry - Violet Hensley (1:30)
  21. 21 Martha Campbell - Billy Stamper (2:44)
  22. 22 Lonnie's Breakdown - Troy Auxilly-Wilson (1:15)
  23. 23 Pied du Mouton - Larry Riendeau (1:48)
  24. 24 Crow Call - Harold Zimmerman (1:03)
  25. 25 The Hiram Allen Tune - Dwight Lamb (1:14)
  26. 26 Annadeene's Waltz - J.P. Fraley (2:42)
  27. 27 Robert Cormack, Aberdeen Medley - Doug MacPhee (5:17)
  28. 28 Old Christmas Morning - Wilson Douglas (1:47)
  29. 29 Rat's Gone to Rest - George Hawkins (1:41)
  30. 30 Pig Ankle Blues - Ray Curbow (1:20)
  31. 31 Milk Cow Blues - Gordon Peacock (2:06)
  32. 32 The Devil Eat the Groundhog - Paul Smith (1:25)
  33. 33 Rattlesnake - Ted Heavener (3:10)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
George Rhodes Bass
Art Galbraith Track Performer
Graham Townsend Fiddle
Earl Thomas Banjo
Wilson Douglas Fiddle
J.P. Fraley Fiddle
Buddy Thomas Fiddle
Jerry Holland Fiddle
Carl Mackenzie Fiddle
Doug MacPhee Piano
Joe Warren Cormier Track Performer
Joseph Cormier Fiddle
Edmond Boudreau Bass
Richard Dean Guitar
Mike Hall Guitar
George Hawkins Fiddle
Stan Jackson Guitar
Paul Jones Guitar
Glenn Paul Piano
Marcus Curry Piano
Roger Cooper Fiddle
Marie MacLellan Piano, Track Performer
Theresa MacLellan Fiddle, Piano
Lonnie Robertson Fiddle
Fred Stoneking Fiddle
John Harrod Guitar
Bobby Robichaud Guitar
Gerry Robichaud Fiddle
Alita Stoneking Guitar
Leona Stamm Guitar
Gordon McCann Guitar
Joe MacLean Fiddle
Alva Greene Fiddle
Bob Holt Fiddle
Paul Smith Banjo, Fiddle
Dwight Lamb Fiddle
Theresa Morrison Fiddle
Jim Woodward Fiddle
Paul Smith Banjo
Eddie Irwin Piano
Lila Hashem Piano
Harold Zimmerman Fiddle
Joey Beaton Piano, Track Performer
Ray Hilt Fiddle
Ray Curbow Fiddle
Larry Teague Bass
Jim Beeler Banjo
Ted Heavener Guitar
Alton Jones Fiddle
Melvin Lawrence Guitar
Gordon Peacock Guitar
Henry Riendeau Guitar
Larry Riendeau Fiddle
Darley Fulks Fiddle
Billy Stamper Fiddle
Violet Hensley Fiddle
Mark Wilson Guitar
Troy Auxilly-Wilson Banjo
Technical Credits
Kokomo Arnold Composer
Graham Townsend Producer
J.P. Fraley Composer
Frank Ferrel Producer
Scott Billington Art Direction
John Nagy Engineer
Bill Nowlin Engineer
Jeff Whitehead Remastering
Nancy Given Art Direction
John Harrod Producer, Engineer
Francis Gillum Contributor
Gordon McCann Producer, Engineer
Public Domain Composer
Traditional Composer
Christian Clayton Cover Art
Kerry Blech Engineer
Mark Wilson Producer, Engineer, Liner Notes, Annotation, General Editor
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