Coming Down from Denver

As played by Benny Thomasson from the Texas region

Reel or Breakdown in A

From the Benny Thomasson Collection

2 files for this tune:

Melody-Only Transcription (PDF)


1967 field recording of Benny Thomasson available here


Surprisingly, Benny Thomasson’s version of Coming Down from Denver (a relative of Waynesboro) is relatively simple. If you like Thomasson’s setting, you might want to add in the high part from Gene Goforth’s version.

This tune is a member of the following groups:

Texas Fiddle

Waynesboro, Coming Down from Denver, Here and There, Hummingbird Reel

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