Old Cat Died and the Kittens Got Poor, The

As played by Austin Rogers from the Alabama region

Reel or Breakdown in D

From the Austin Rogers Collection

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Jim Holland of Athens, AL and Bob White of Huntsville, AL

I've never heard this tune played outside of North Alabama, but I'm sure it is. I drone on the G and D strings in this tune. Watch out for the syncopation; the syncopation is what really makes this tune.

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Dr. Fiddle's Favorite Breakdowns and Reels

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