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Foxhunter's Reel

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Size: 2,142kb, uploaded 7/8/2014 8:08:32 AM
Genre: Fiddle/Celtic/Irish / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time

Clawhammer take on trad Irish Reel. G tuning but capo at 5th fret. Vega 2.



3 comments on “Foxhunter's Reel”

rickhayes Says:
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 @7:35:09 AM

Fine playing.

JanetB Says:
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 @7:13:53 PM

My gosh, John! A fantastic undertaking. What is your source? You must have all the parts here. In O'Neil's book The Fox Chase is the very last of the 1,850 tunes and takes up a whole page of notation. I read that Paddy Malone of the Chieftains played a unique and lively interpretation of the tune he called The Foxhunt, which is the version I used to listen to all the time. You've captured it well on banjo. Thanks for such a treat!

John D Says:
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 @7:33:26 PM

Thanks for the likes and comments! Janet, I binge-listened to the dozens of version of Foxhunters Reel on line. I also used the sheet music from the session. My favorite version is by Frankie Gavin on YouTube.

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