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Dream Song

Posted by JanetB, written by Sarah Armstrong

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Size: 1,651kb, uploaded 10/24/2017 4:44:25 PM
Genre: Old Time / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time

Sarah Armstrong came from a large family in southwestern Pennsylvania and learned fiddling at the age of 5. Her favorite mentor was her Uncle Laney and her Dream Song came to her in a dream about him. She woke up and learned it. Samuel Bayard listened and transcribed many of her tunes in 1943 and 1944. You can see these transcriptions in an 80-page book called Hill Country Tunes. I'll post the pdf file in the discussion thread with another one of her tunes.



2 comments on “Dream Song”

SimonSlick Says:
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 @5:23:42 PM

A beautiful performance of a beautiful tune. Thanks for sharing it.

stratovarious520 Says:
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 @7:20:45 PM

Nicely played, and as always, evokes images of simpler (perhaps better) times. I always appreciate your posts.

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