Leather Britches

As played by Eck Robertson from the Texas region

Reel or Breakdown in G

From the Eck Robertson Collection

3 files for this tune:

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


Field Recording of Eck Robertson


I attempted to exhaustively transcribe all available public domain versions of Leather Britches a few months ago. (I suppose it wasn’t too exhaustive, just exhausting.) At that time, I didn’t have Eck Robertson’s version available to me. This is a nice version with four distinct parts.

This tune is a member of the following groups:

Leather Britches

Texas Fiddle

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