Grey Eagle

As played by Benny Thomasson from the Texas region

Reel or Breakdown in A

From the Benny Thomasson Collection

3 files for this tune:

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


Field recording of Benny Thomasson available here


This is Benny Thomasson’s top-notch, sophisticated setting of Grey Eagle with lots of nice variations. I especially like the B part the fourth time through, and the final A part before the ending. You may have to go up to a higher position to get high notes such as high C and high E.

This tune is a member of the following groups:

Grey Eagle

Texas Fiddle

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