Old Dan Tucker

As played by Melvin Wine from the West Virginia region

Song in A

From the Melvin Wine Collection

3 files for this tune:

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


Field recording available on the CD/DVD set "One More Time": The Life and Music of Melvin Wine from the Augusta Heritage Center


Melvin Wine gave this old minstrel tune a crooked twist.  He consistently shaved a beat off the B part, resulting in the last measure having three beats instead of four.  Cross-tune to AEAE.

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