Flop-Eared Mule

As played by Eck Robertson from the Texas region

Reel or Breakdown in G and C

From the Eck Robertson Collection

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Field Recording of Eck Robertson


This is Robertson’s version of the well-known key changing breakdown Flop Eared Mule. Robertson played the A part in the key of C and the B part in the key of G.

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Texas Fiddle

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