Banjo Hangout Logo
Banjo Hangout Logo

Premier Sponsors

551
Banjo Lovers Online


MP3 Details


Music Archive  |  Playlists

vrteach's Music  |  Music vrteach Likes

< View Entire Music Archive

Cold Frosty Morning

Posted by vrteach

[download]  

like this

- Play count: 1074

Size: 4,644kb, uploaded 7/24/2008 9:28:06 AM
Genre: Unknown/None Chosen / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time

The UIS Old-Time Jam crowd.



5 comments on “Cold Frosty Morning”

FiddlerFaddler Says:
Friday, July 25, 2008 @2:38:35 PM

Nay, but the proper name is Frosty Morning (no *Cold* in the title).  See page 114 of The Fiddler's Fakebook for proof.

Okay, I have put the wet noodle away.

That was great!  The All Volunteer String Band does this one in medley with Kitchen Girl for barn dances.

vrteach Says:
Tuesday, July 29, 2008 @8:31:14 AM

Very true, but the "Cold" is pretty commonly added. I don't remember where I learned the tune, but I've called it Cold Frosty since I picked it up in 1978 or '79.

But, the definitive recording of it (Alan Jabbour's field recording of Henry Reed, Aug 27, 1966) is indeed titled "Frosty Morning".

I should also note that when I play this solo, I don't do the standard melody either--I switch what most people do as the A & B parts, and my low part is compatible but different.

john fincher Says:
Friday, October 24, 2008 @7:04:56 AM

I never tire of this tune - it's good to hear so many people enjoying it.  I also play it as a set with Kitchen Girl and and The Bear Dance - all in Sawmill.

Lorix Says:
Saturday, November 29, 2008 @5:48:05 PM

I Like it. There is kind of a "ravel bolero effect" in the way the rest of the guys fall in. This tune is just great

Don Borchelt Says:
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 @7:12:02 AM

Nothing "cold" about this jam session. Very exciting.

You must sign into your myHangout account before you can post comments.


Copyright Notice:
You are allowed to post recordings of yourself performing:
- public-domain (non-copyrighted) songs
- original songs written by yourself
- songs written by someone else and licensed through ASCAP, BMI, or SESAC

Anything posted in violation of this notice may be removed by the webmaster without prior notice, and may result in your myHangout account being locked. Read complete copyright policy.

Hangout Network Help

View All Topics  |  View Categories

0.09375