Rocky Pallet

As played by Austin Rogers from the Alabama region

Reel or Breakdown in C

From the Austin Rogers Collection

2 files for this tune:

Melody-Only Transcription (PDF)

Local fiddlers in North Alabama (especially Bob White of Huntsville, AL) with some probable influence from Dan Levenson

This is a fun three-part C tune. The B part may be played an octave higher than written for variation. I have also included two variations on the C part to spice things up a bit. The extra variation mainly consists of the Nashville Shuffle played over chords. Don't rush this tune.

Jim D 2014-08-13 23:59:00
Related to a Texas tune, "Wild John"