Chadwick (Buffalo Nickel)

As played by Eck Robertson from the Texas region

Reel or Breakdown in D

From the Eck Robertson Collection

3 files for this tune:

Melody-Only Transcription (PDF)
Full Transcription (PDF)


Field recording of Eck Robertson


Several of my friends have confirmed that this tune that Eck Robertson called Chadwick is also known as Buffalo Nickel.  It is a really nice tune, though, and not too difficult.

This tune is a member of the following groups:

Dr. Fiddle's Favorite Breakdowns and Reels

Texas Fiddle

Jim D 2013-07-14 18:00:43
Very similar to " New Five Cent piece" or "Buffalo Nickle".