Paddy On The Turnpike

A superlative dance version of the tune also has been done on a recording by Wild Asparagus years ago. The time parameter I used on the above link no longer works.

This is the version that Ossian play on their Seal Song album, as closely as my ears can catch it anyway. If you are a member of The Session, log in to add a comment. Membership is free, and it only takes a moment to sign up. ABC sheet music. Hopefully someone else can show me how it is supposed to be done! The twang guitar is a combo of a Telecaster and a cheap Baritone.

Mark My Photo Blog. I've only just dug out a version that I like, and more importantly that I can play. I'm trying to get it up to speed, but it'll be the weekend before I can get a recording done, I think. This one is in the key of G-dorian and as a result sounds not very Monroesque. See here for standard notation and somewhat strange MIDI. I have been away from the project for a few months I am hoping to have a recording of Paddy up tomorrow I also have a couple jazz things I may throw towards the random musings area - a Metheny tune that is a real joy to play on mando, and a latin tune by Chick Corea Feels good to be back!

I've posted mine to yahoo. It's not quite up to Monroe's speed, but it's as good as I'm gonna get it any time soon. Please let me know if anyone has trouble getting it to play after downloading. If you can't learn to do something well, learn to enjoy doing it poorly.

I really enjoyed that picksnbits, up till now I haven't been inspired to bother learning this tune, but you may have changed my mind. Although recently I havent been in the right frame of mind for learning anything new. I've been too busy trying to improve the tunes I already know. I hope it's at least recognizable as being the same tune. Bluegrass Scruggs. Clawhammer and Old-Time. Backing Track.

Minstrel Stroke Style. Exercises and Licks. Chicago DGBE. Cm gCGCEb. Dm aDFAD. Open D aDF Ad. My website and blog: honketyhank. Re: paddy on the turnpike She has a nice tutorial on the tune on her youtube channel, too. Camera angle shows left hand fingerings very clearly so you can relate them to mandolin. Thanks for introducing me to her videos!

Re: paddy on the turnpike She is playing around bpm I think. If your metronome, like mine, does not go that high, try setting it at and seeing if the beat matches every other beat. Technique, theory and fun, fun, fun.

Apr 16,  · Re: paddy on the turnpike For an absolutely mind-blowing, virtuoso adaptation of " Paddy on the Turnpike ", listen to the version developed by the late, great Vassar Clements, who called his version " Avalanche.".

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  1. Paddy on the Turnpike Lyrics: He's Paddy on the Turnpike, the man with the muddy boots / The boy with the drum and the flute and the gun / That never learned to shoot / He's a poet and a character.
  2. Jan 07,  · "Paddy on the Turnpike" is an Irish reel with a long history in America and the British Isles. It is quite popular and widespread and is played throughout Britain and Ireland and in nearly every North American fiddle tradition. Variants abound, with tonalities that span major mode through dorian mode, and many versions mix modes.
  3. Paddy On The Turnpike reel. Also known asThe Auld, The Bunch Of Keys, Lady Elmer’s, The Old, Paddy On The Handcar, Paddy On The Turn Pike, Patti On The Turnpike, Patty On The Turnpike, Plumber’s, Reel Du Plombier. There are recordingsof .
  4. Paddy on the Turnpike. Genre: Old Time Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time Key: A Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD) Difficulty: Intermediate. Posted by JanetB, updated: 1/11/ Download: TABLEDIT | PDF.
  5. Common Session Music for mandolin - Paddy On The Turnpike Tunes for Musicians and Bands playing Bluegrass, Old-time, Appalachian, Irish, English, Scottish, Canadian, and European Traditional music, with Downloadable Printable Sheet-music Score, Tabs for Mandolin, Midi Backing tracks and mp3.
  6. This tune has turned up elsewhere in West Virginia with this title, but "Paddy on the Turnpike" is usually the name of a famous Irish and American reel that has no musical resemblance to this tune. - Performed by Henry Reed, fiddle.
  7. He's Paddy on the Turnpike, the man with the muddy boots The boy with the drum and the flute and the gun That never learned to shoot He's a poet and a character and he rings to freedom bell.
  8. Home» Uncategorized» Paddy on the Handcar (also Paddy on the Turnpike) Paddy on the Handcar (also Paddy on the Turnpike) March 5, by Webmaster. Key: A dor. Form: Reel. ABC.
  9. May 24,  · X: 1 T: 31A. PADDY ON THE TURNPIKE B: Sam Bayard, "Hill Country Tunes" #31A S: Played by Irvin Yaugher Jr, Mt Independence, PA, Oct 19 As played by his great-uncle. N: The 4/4+5/4 time signature was used by Bayard, to say that some bars contain 5 beats.

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