Grey Eagle

As played by Ernie Carpenter from the West Virginia region

Reel or Breakdown in A

From the Southern Appalachians Collection

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Recording of Ernie Carpenter


This cool version of Grey Eagle from West Virginia fiddler Ernie Carpenter is crooked every-which-a-way. It has some nice syncopation, similar to how Eck Robertson syncopated it.

Cross-tune to AEAE.

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