I Don’t Love Nobody

As played by Gene Goforth from the Missouri region

Rag in A

From the Gene Goforth Collection

3 files for this tune:

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


Video recording made by John Hartford and posted on YouTube


Goforth played a very bluesy version of this well-known rag, which I find immensely satisfying. He played it seven times through with lots and lots of variations. I especially like the chordal variations in the seventh time through. This is a very tricky version of I Don’t Love Nobody.


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Dr. Fiddle's Favorite Rags

I Don't Love Nobody

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