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TAUNY Music Jams
Spring 2017 Season
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Please email email@example.com to be added to the jam email list.
Special thanks to Parker's Maple for sponsoring TAUNY Jams!
TAUNY's traditional music jams are open to anyone interested in gathering to play old time fiddle tunes and songs from American folk traditions. All levels of musicians, singers, and step dancers are welcome.
This season, TAUNY jams are the first Fridays of January, February, March, April, and May. If you'd like an email reminder of upcoming jams and occasionally other music and dance events, email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the jams email list. Jams will again be hosted by fiddler Gretchen Koehler and singer/guitarist Barb Heller, host of NCPR's String Fever.
To help all players feel welcome, we will play tunes at a variety of speeds throughout the evening. Players will be invited to pick tunes from the set list--round-robin style--and begin the tune at their speed. Sheet music, words, and chords are provided for those who would like to read along.
Flop Eared Mule (D/A), Arkansas Traveler (D), Turkey in the Straw (G), Girl I Left Behind (G), Road to Boston (D), Liberty (D), Golden Slippers G and D) Snow Deer (G and D), Devil’s Dream (A), Soldier’s Joy (D), Fisher’s Hornpipe (D), Maple Sugar (A), Joys of Quebec (A), Gaspe Reel (D), St. Anne’s Reel (D), Ragtime Annie (D), Red Haired Boy, Boil ‘em Cabbage
Cock of the North (Chase me Charlie) (A), Off She Goes (D), Gary Owen (G), Swallowtail Jig (Em), Haste to the Wedding (D), Irish Washerwoman (G), Irishman’s Heart to the Ladies (A), One Hundred Pipers (A), Smash the Window (D), Kesh Jig
Ashokan Farewell (D), Country Waltz (D), Peek-a-boo Waltz, (D), Southwind , Ash Grove (G / D), Westphalia Waltz, Black Velvet Waltz, Star of the County Down (Am)
Walbash Cannonball (D), Old Joe Clark (A), Angelina Baker (D), Cripple Creek (A), Cindy (D), Liza Jane (D), Rubber Dolly (A), Turkey in the Straw (G), Red Wing (G), I’ll Fly Away, Shady Grove
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