Traditional Dance - Appalachian Clogging (Stepping)

A how-to-do-it tutorial by Rosie Davis

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No Meter(your machine) Title Composer Musicians Track details Track
mins
Key Notes
1 000 Pell Mell Rick
Townend
Rick bjo,gtr,fid
Rosie bass,dance
4 x 32 bars* 2:02 G bluegrass speed
1   MEDLEY
2*   Bill
Cheatham
Trad   intro - 8 bars
then 3 x 32 bars
1:52 A Dance on to intro
2b   Butterfly
Weed
Norman &NancyBlake Tracks 2a-e:
Rick guitar, fiddle
Rosie a/harp, bass
5 x 16 bars 1:36 A sixteen bar pattern
2c   Floppy-
Eared Mule
Trad Mike banjo
_ Andrea dulcimer
3 x 32 bars 1:47 D/a  
2d   Rag-time
Annie
Trad   3 x 32 bars 2:08 D  
2e   Bill
Cheatham
Trad   'outro' - 16 bars   A Dance off to 'outro'
3   Long Fork of
Buckhorn
Art
Stamper
Rick fiddle
Mike banjo
4 x 24 bars 2:04 A Lonesome 'mountain' sound
4   Grandfathers
Clock
Henry Clay
Work
as 2 3 x 48 bars 2:53 G Opportunities for fancy footwork in the
'tick-tock' breaks
5   Rosie Davis
the Dancer
Sandra
Ken-
Rick fiddle
Rosie a/harp,bass
3 x 32 bars 1:57 G The very last line has an extra couple of
bars.
6   Buckdancer's
Choice
Trad Rick guitar
Rosie dance
4 x 24 bars, plus
extra 8 bars
1:57 C Rosie step-dances on this, wearing just
hard-soled shoes
7   Jacobs Reel Rick
Townend
Rick fiddle
Mike banjo
3 x 32 bars 1:50 D  
8   Golden
Slippers
Trad as 2 3 x 32 bars 1:48 A Last time through, the 'A' part has
'tacets' - for special effect.
9   Yew Tree
Hollow
Mike
Preston
Rick guitar,fiddle
Rosie bass
Mike banjo
Andrea dulcimer
3 x 24 bars 1:23 A  
10   Pell Mell   as 1 but no dance 4 x 32 bars 2:02 G bluegrass speed

Although the exact tracks as supplied on the original cassette are no longer availabe due to licensing reasons, most of them are available on the Just The Tune Series CDs see HERE for details.


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