Needle Case

As played by Austin Rogers from the Alabama region

Reel or Breakdown in D

From the Austin Rogers Collection

2 files for this tune:

Melody-Only Transcription (PDF)
MIDI

Source:
Local fiddlers in North Alabama

Comments:
This is a fun little tune if you don't take it too fast. According to the Fiddler's Companion, it actually originated in Alabama.

Here's a YouTube video of the inimitable Donald Zepp frailing Needle Case on the banjo:


singmore 2013-04-23 17:19:08
sweet!