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banjo noob - Posted - 06/15/2008:  17:39:12


Anyone have Copeland's Hoedown - either in its original or as done by bela fleck?

mralph - Posted - 06/15/2008:  19:28:21


I really enjoyed Bela's version of this from the live at the Quick concert.

mojo_monk - Posted - 06/15/2008:  19:39:37


You MUST listen to the "original" tune - the one Copland stole and dang near copied note-for-note: Bonaparte's Retreat by William H. "Bill" Stepp. It was recorded in 1937 by Alan Lomax and transcribed by Peggy Seeger. Here is the link to the recording:

http://www.aca-dla.org/cdm4/item_vi...R=1429&REC=4

Good luck!

Sean
Charleston, IL

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Banjoman - Posted - 06/15/2008:  19:52:27


I play both and I really don't hear it mojo monk...Maybe my ear isn't good enough to hear it.

Anyway, banjo noob, email me for "Hoedown."

Hugh
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DaveInCA - Posted - 06/15/2008:  21:11:33


Despite my funky hearing (that may be the key!) I hear it, as do others: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&...oogle+Search

Dave

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