Cotton-Eyed Joe

As played by Lowe Stokes from the Georgia region

Reel or Breakdown in A

From the Skillet Lickers Collection

3 files for this tune:

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


78rpm record


This is a nice early version of this country standard.  As with most Skillet Lickers recordings, there was more than one fiddle playing.  My transcription is an attempt to render what is heard on the recording in a way that it can be played ona a single fiddle.  Tune to AEAC#.

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