% Dick Atlee's Dance Tunes (ABCMus playback version)
% Updated 10/1/17
% Last tune added: It Was Wrigged
X:1
T:A Leksand Riamarsch (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=100
C:Dick Atlee
S:Dottie Beck's 50th birthday, July 1992
R:march
N:The tune is in the style of a Swedish walking tune, such as the Leksands
N:Tingsmarsch. The tune's name is a play on "Alexandria," the town where
N:Dottie, one of the Peascods Gathering concertina players, lived.
K:D
|: "D" f g | a>f | d A | f/2a/2g/2f/2 | e d |
"Em" e/2f/2g/2f/2 | e d | B2 | e f | "A7" g>e | c A | !
B A | ^G A | "D" F>G | "A7" A B | "D" A2 | f g |
a>f | d A | f/2a/2g/2f/2 | e d | !
"Em" e/2f/2g/2f/2 | e d | B2 | e f | "A7" g>a | b g |
e g | f e | "D" d>A | F A | d2 :| !
|: "D" f g | a>f | "A7" g>e | "D" f>d | "A7" e>c | "G" d>c | B c |
"Em" B2 | e f | g/2a/2g/2f/2 | e d | !
"A7" c/2d/2c/2B/2 | A B | A>B | c d | e f | g ^g |
"D" a>f | "A7" g>e | "D" f>d | "A7" e>c | !
"G" d>c | B c | "Em" B2 | e f | g/2a/2g/2f/2 | e d |
"A7" c/2d/2c/2B/2 | A B | A>B | c/2d/2e/2c/2 | "D" d2 :|
X:2
T:The Adams Pairadocs (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/8=220
C:Dick Atlee
S:Dr. Tom Adams's retirement, July 2015
R:march
N:Dr. Tom Adams combined serious analasys and a desire to stay current in medicine
N:with the ideal small-town doctor's warmth and caring for his patients' wellbeing.
K:Em
|: "Em" E2 E>F | G/2A/2G/2F/2 ED | "Am" C2 B,>C | A,3 B, | C2 A,>B, | !
CA, EC | "D" D>E FD | "E" E3 G | "Am" A>B cA | "Em" G3 E | !
"D" F>G AF | "Bm" D4 |"Em" E>F GE | "Am" AE "Em" BE | "Am" c>B AG | "D7" F2 E2 | !
"G" D2 G>A | Bd BG | "Am" c>B AG | "D" D3 E | "D7" D2 F>A | "Am" ce cA | !
"D7" d>e dc | "G" B>c "D" BA | "G" G2 D>G | BB A/2B/2A/2G/2 | "Am" A2 E>A | !
cc B/2c/2B/2A/2 | "D7" d>e cd | Bc AB | "G" G>A BA |[1 G2 "B7" F2 :|[2 G4 ||
X:3
T:Aotearoa / God Defend New Zealand (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=70
R:polka
K:G
"G" G"D"F "G" GD | "G" B"D7"B/>A/ "G" G2 |
"C" EC "G" DB | "Am" A/-G/F/-E/ "D7" D2 |
"G" GD "C" E"D7"F | "G" G"D"A "G" B2 | !
"Em" BG "C" EA | "Dsus" G-"D7"F "G" G2 |
"Bm" dd "Em" GB | "G" dd/-e/ d2 |
"D" AB "Am" c/-B/A/-G/ | "D" F/-G/F/-E/ "D7" D2 | !
"G" GD "C" E"D7/A"F | "G" G"D"A "G" d2 |
"Asus4" d"Am"c "Em" B"C"c | "Dsus" B-"D7/A"A "G" G2 ||
X:4
T:Arpeggichrome Polka (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=130
C:Dick Atlee
S:Dottie Beck's 70th birthday, July 2012
R:polka
K:C
|: "C" c>ccG | EF^FG | "F" A>AAG | F z c z |
"G7" B>BBG | ^GA^AB | "C" c>cec | G^GAB | !
c>cGc | EcCc | "F" A>CFA | "Dm" DAFA |
"G7" B>BdB | G^GAB | "C" c z "G7" GA/2B/2 | "C" c z c z :| !
|: "F" f>faf | c^cd^d | "C" e>ege | cedc |
"Dm" d>dfd | "G7" Bc^cd | "C" e>ege | c z "C7" e z | !
"F" f>ffc | AcBc | "Bb" d>d dc | _B z d z |
"G7" B>GdB | AGFD | "C" C>C"G7"G,A,/2B,/2 | "C" C z C z :||
X:5
T:The BenSome DoneSome Rag (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/16
Q:1/4=90
C:Dick Atlee
S:Fred and Ann Benson's 50th anniversary
R:reel
N:When I first met him, Fred played guitar and Strumstick (a small dulcimer).
N:Later he took up electric bass, and has been a great addition to many
N:musical endeavors, some of which I've had the pleasure to play in.
N:The people who knew him as a lobbyist in Washington probably had no
N:idea he was a musician and singer with his own recording studio and a
N:deep caring about how what he produced sounded.
K:G
|: "G" G2 A B2 GdG | "C" e2 d "Am" c2 BAG |
"D7" F2 D A2 D d2 | e2 d c2 BGA | !
"Em" B2 G A2 GAB | "Am" c2 B A4 G | "D7" F2 D c2 d A2 | "G" G8 :| !
|: "G" B3 G2 Bcd | "C" e3 "Am" c3 B2 |
"D7" A3 F2 A c2 | e3 d3 A2 | !
"Em" B3 E2 G B2 | "Am" d3 c3 E2 | "D7" F2 D E2 D F2 | "G" G8 :|
X:6
T:Breathing Space Hambo (playback)
M:3/4
Q:1/4=120
C:Dick Atlee
S:Joanna Rueter's 50th birthday, August 1997
R:hambo or Bodapolska
N:Joanna's organizer business was called Breathing Space;
N:her birthday was in July
K:G
|: "D7" D2 | "G" G2 d>c "G" B>A | "C" E2 c>B "C" A>G |
"D7" F2 A>F "D7" (3DEF | "G" G>F G**c |
"G" B2 d>c "G" B>c | !
"Am" A2 e>d "Am" c>B |
[1 "D7" A>d (3EFG "D7" (3DEF | "G" A2 G2 :|
[2 "D7" A>d (3ABc "D7" (3def | "G" g2 g2 | !
|: "D7" d2 | "G" B2 g>f "G" e>d | "Am" A2 a>g "Am" f>e |
"D7" A2 f>e "D7" d>c |
"G" B>c d^d | "Em" e2 g>f "Em" e>d | !
"Am" c2 a>g "Am" f>e |[1 "D7" (3fgf e>d "D7" e>f | "G" fd "D7" c>A | "G" G2 G2 |
X:7
T:Bronwyn's Grace (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=120
C:Dick Atlee
S:Bronwyn Malicoat's 50th birthday, November 2015
K:G
"D7" cBA | "G" d B2 G | D2 G2 | B>c dB | "Am" A3 B |
c A2 d | "D7" f2 e>f | "G" (d4 | "D7" d)ecA | !
"Em" G E2 G | BE G/2E/2G/2B/2 | "Am" A E2 A | cA e/2c/2e/2g/2 |
"D7" f g2 e | d2 A>B | "G" (G4 | "D7" G)FED | !
"Em" B, E2 F | G2 E>F | "Bm" (D4 | D)ECB, |
"Am" A, C2 E | B2 A>G | "Bm" (F4 | "D7" F)GFE | !
"G" D2 B>A | GF G/2F/2E/2D/2 | "C" E2 c>B | "Am" A G A/2G/2F/2E/2 |
"D7" A d2 f | e2 c>A | "G" (G4 | G) ||
X:8
T:Captain Alan's Travels (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/8=250
C:Dick Atlee
S:Alan Lord's 60th, February 2015
K:G
"D7" E2 | "G" D2 G2 | B3/2 d c/2 B | "Am" E2 A2 | c3/2 e d/2 c | "D7" D2 F2 |!
A2 cd | e>d ed | ed cA | "G" G2 D2 | B3/2 G A/2 B | !
"Am" A2 E2 | c3/2 A B/2 c |
"D7" d>e cd | Bc AF | "G" G>A "D7" BA | "G" G2 Bd | !
"Em" e2 Be | g3 e | "B7" f>e ^de | ^de cB | "Am" A2 Bc | "B7" ^d2 ef | !
a>b c'b | af ^df | "Em" g2 eB | "Am" Ac eg | "B7" f2 ^dB | !
^c^d ef | "Em" g3/2g/2 eB | "Am" c3/2c/2 AG | "D7" F>A dA | "G" G2 ||
X:9
T:Charlemagne and the Ruby Light (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=120
C:Dick Atlee
S:Carl Minkus's 50th birthday, March 1988
R:march
N:Carl was the Peascods Gathering's marimba (and hammer dulcimer) player.
K:Em
|: "Em" E>F | GA | GE | "D" F2 |
A>G | FD | "C" C2 | "Bm" B,2 | !
"Em" E>F | GB | "D" AF | D2 |
A/2G/2F/2E/2 | "Bm" DB, | "Em" (E2 | E2) :| !
|: "Em" eB | "D" A/2G/2F/2E/2 | "G" DB, | D>G |
"A" E>D | ^CA, | "Bm" B,^C | DF | !
[1 "Em" e>B | "D" A/2B/2A/2G/2 | FD | "Em" E2 |
E/2F/2G/2E/2 | "D" F/2A/2F/2D/2 | "Em" (E2 | E2) :| !
[2 "Em" B>G | EB | "D" A/2B/2A/2F/2 | D2 |
"Em" E/2F/2G/2E/2 | "D" FD | "Em" (E2 | E2) ||
X:10
T:The Common Good Rag (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/16
Q:1/8=160
C:Dick Atlee
S:on Fran Stettner's passing, in affection for Larry, February 2017
R:rag
N:Larry Stettner was the founder of the Common Good soup kitchen
N:in Southwest Harbor, Maine
K:G
|: "G" BAG B2 A G2 | "Am" c2 eA-A4 | "D7" DFD c2 B A2 |
d^c=c B2 _B A2 | "G" GDB G2 DFG | "Am" AEc A2 Bc^c | !
"D7" daf d2 ^c=cA |[1 "G" G z z2 "D7" D2A2 :|
[2 "G" GDB G-"G7"-G ^GAB ||
K:C
|: "C" cEG c2 BA^G | "F" AFA c2 B A2 | "G" dGB d2 fed | !
"C" cGc e2 G ^G2 | "F" A d2 c2 BAF | "C" GEG c-"D7"c2 A2 |
"G7" GFE d2 G^AB |[1 "C" c z z2 "G7" e2d2 :|
[2 "C" c z z2 "(D7)" c4 ||
X:11
T:Farewell to Down Under II (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=120
C:Dick Atlee
S:Margaret Eccles' 55th birthday, July 1997
R:march
N:Margaret was one of the Peascods Gathering recorder players.
N:This tune was adapted from the waltz of the same name.
K:D
|: A"A7"GF | "D" D2 F2 | A,3 D | D>E FG | AA GF |
"Em" E2 G2 | B,3 E | "A7" A,>B, CD | EF GA | !
"D" F2 A2 | D3 F | "Em" E2 G/2E/2G | B/2G/2B e2 |
"A7" c>d ec | "G" B2 d>c | "D" cd3 | d :| !
|: c"A7"de | "D" f2 d2 | A3 F | "Em" E>F GA | B2 ef |
g2 eg | "A7" ce cB | A>^G AB | cd e^e | !
"D" f2 df | a2 fa | "Em" g>f ga | bg eb |
"A7" a3/2 g3/2e | "G" d3/2 B3/2G | "A7" A2 d/2c/2d/2e/2 | "D" d :|
X:12
T:Four Score and Seven Eighths (playback rhythm)
M:7/8
L:1/8
Q:1/4=110
C:Dick Atlee
S:Ruth Grierson's 80th birthday, December 2007
R:lesnoto (3 - 2 - 2)
N:Ruth was Renaissance woman -- a naturalist, violinist, and fiddler
N:from Bass Harbor, Maine. She played all kinds of music.
K:D
|: "D" F2 "D" G "D" A2 "D" (3GFD | "Em" E2 "Em" G "Em" B2 "Em" G2 |
"A7" E2 "A7" G "A7" B2 "A7" d2 | "A7" c2 "A7" B "A7" AB "A7" AG | !
"D" A2 "D" F "D" D2 "D" A,2 | "Em" B, "Em" E2 "Em" (D2 "Em" D2) |
"A7" E2 "A7" A, "A7" G2 "A7" (3FGE | "D" (D2 "D" D "D" D2 "D" D2) :| !
|: "Bm" (B,2 "Bm" B,) "Bm" DB, "Bm" DF | "Em" G2 "Em" F "Em" (E2 "Em" E2) |
"A7" A,2 "A7" C "A7" EC "A7" E2 | "A7" GF"A7"E "D" F2 "D" A2 | !
"Bm" F2 "Bm" G "Bm" A2 "Bm" B2 | "Em" A "Em" G2 "Em" B2 "Em" G2 |
"A7" A2 "A7" c "A7" E2 "A7" GF | "D" (D2 "D" D "D" D2 "D" D2) :| !
|: "Bm" (D2 "Bm" D) "Bm" B,2 "Bm" F2 | "F#7" E2 "F#7" C "F#7" AG "F#7" FE |
"Bm" D2 "Bm" B, "Em" E2 "Em" D2 | "A" (C2 "A" C "A" C2 "A" C2) | !
"Bm" (B,2 "Bm" B,) "Bm" C2 "Bm" D2 | "Em" (E2 "Em" E) "Em" F2 "Em" G2 |
"F#7" F2 "F#7" D "F#7" EF "F#7" D2 | "Bm" (B,2 "Bm" B, "Bm" B,2 "Bm" B,2) :||
X:13
T:Four Score and Seven Eighths (harmony playback)
M:7/8
L:1/8
Q:1/4=110
C:Dick Atlee
S:Ruth Grierson's 80th birthday, December 2007
R:lesnoto (3 - 2 - 2)
N:Ruth was Renaissance woman -- a naturalist, violinist, and fiddler
N:from Bass Harbor, Maine. She played all kinds of music.
K:D
|: "D" D2 E "D" F2 "D" (3FED | "Em" E2 F "Em" G2 "Em" E2 |
A7" C2 E "A7" G2 "A7" B2 | "A7" A2 G "A7" FG "A7" FE | !
"D" D2 F "D" A2 "D" F2 | "Em" E G2 "Em" B2 "Em" G2 |
"A7" C2 E "A7" A2 "A7" GE | "D" (F3 "D" (F2 "D" F2) :| !
|: "Bm" D3 "Bm" FD "Bm" FA | "Em" B2 A "Em" (G2 "Em" G2) |
"A7" E2 C "A7" EA "A7" G2 | "A7" F2 E "D" D2 "D" E2 | !
"Bm" D2 E "Bm" F2 "Bm" G2 | "Em" E B,2 "Em" G2 "Em" E2 |
"A7" C2 E "A7" G2 "A7" A2 | "D" (F3 "D" F2 "D" F2) :| !
|: "Bm" B3 "Bm" F2 "Bm" d2 | "F#7" c2 _B "F#7" fe "F#7" dc |
"Bm" B2 F "Em" c2 "Em" B2 | "A" (A3 "A" A2 "A" A2) | !
"Bm" (F3 "Bm" F2) "Bm" B2 | "Em" (c3 "Em" c2) "Em" e2 |
"F#7" d2 B "F#7" c2 "F#7" _B2 | "Bm" ([d3B3] "Bm" ([d2B2] "Bm" [d2B2]) :||
X:14
T:Haraspols (playback)
M:3/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=120
C:Dick Atlee
S:Sarah Corson's 51st birthday, August 1992
R:pols
N:Haras is Sarah spelled backwards
K:Dm
|: F/2G/2 | "Dm" A2 D>E "Dm" F>G | "A7" A>G (3EFE "Dm" D2 |
"A7" A>d ef | "A7" e>d (B2 "A7" B)>G | !
"Dm" A2 D>E "Dm" F>G | "A7" A>G (3EFE "Dm" D2 |
"A7" A>^c dg "Dm" e>f | "A7" d<^c (e2 "A7" e)>f |
"A7" (3ge^c ce | "Dm" (3def (a2 "Dm" a)>g | !
"A7" (3bge ^c(b | "Dm" (3a)fd A(a |
"A7" (3g)e^c (3Acd "A7" e>f | "Dm" e2 "Dm" (d2 "A7" d) :||
X:15
T:Im Kalten Tal (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/4
Q:1/4=170
C:Dick Atlee
S:Becky Rehl's 60th birthday, August 2016
R:zwiefache
N:(ddww)*3 ww / (ddddw)*3 ww
K:G
"G" D B | "C" E c |
M:3/4
"D7" d c A | "G" G2 E | !
M:2/4
|: "D7" D2 | "C" c2 |
M:3/4
"G" B G G | "D7" A2- A/F/ |
M:2/4
"D7" D F | d c |
M:3/4
"G" B A G | "D7" A2- A/B/ | !
M:2/4
"D7" F d | "Am" E c |
M:3/4
"D7" D E F |"Am" c B A |
"D7" F D A |[1 "G" G2 "D7" E :|[2 "G" G2 "B7" F || !
M:2/4
|: "Em" E B, | G>E | "B7" F ^D | B, ^D |
M:3/4
"Em" E2 F |
M:2/4
"Em" G E | "Am" A>c | e g | "Bm" f d |
M:3/4
"B7" B2 c | !
M:2/4
"B7" A F | "Am" c>A | e c | "B7" B>c |
M:3/4
"Em" B G E | "B7" ^d2 e |[1 "Em" e2 "B7" F :|[2 "Em" e2 "D7" F || !
M:2/4
|: "D7" D2 | "C" c2 |
M:3/4
"G" B G G | "D7" A2- A/F/ |
M:2/4
"D7" D F | d c |
M:3/4
"G" B A G | "D7" A2- A/B/ | !
M:2/4
"D7" F d | "Am" E c |
M:3/4
"D7" D E F |"Am" c B A |
"D7" F D A |[1 "G" G2 "D7" E :|[2 "G" G2 "B7" F || !
M:2/4
|: "Em" E B, | G>E | "B7" F ^D | B, ^D |
M:3/4
"Em" E2 F |
M:2/4
"Em" G E | "Am" A>c | e g | "Bm" f d |
M:3/4
"B7" B2 c | !
M:2/4
"B7" A F | "Am" c>A | e c | "B7" B>c |
M:3/4
"Em" B G E | "B7" ^d2 e |[1 "Em" e2 "B7" F :|[2 "Em" e3 ||
X:16
T:It Was Wrigged (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=108
C:Dick Atlee
S:Jennifer Wriggins's 60th birthday, April 2017
K:G
|: "G" D2 G>F | "C" E A "D" F D | F/G/A/B/ "Am" c>e |
"G" d B "D7" c A | "Em" G E "Am" C/E/G/A/ | "Bm" F3 D | !
"Em" B G "C" G>E |[1 "D" F2-"D7"F E :|[2 "D7" F/G/A/B/ c/d/e/f/ ||
|: "G" g2 "D" f>d | "Am" e c A>G | "D7" F/D/A/D/ c>e | !
"C" g/f/ e/d/ "G" B>A | "Em" G/E/B/E/ "Am" c>B | A G "Bm" F/G/F/D/ |
[1 "Am" E A c>e | "Bm" f2 "D7" d>f :|
[2 "Am" A e "D7" c/d/B/A/ | "G" G/ z D/ G2 ||
X:17
T:Julie Lat (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=110
C:Dick Atlee
S:Julie Speakman's 85th birthday, January 2000
R:walking tune
N:Julie was a very dear neighbor in Southwest Harbor
K:G
|: "D7" D2 | "G" B>c | dc | BG | AB | "Am" A>B | cA | E2 | GE |
"D7" F>G | AG | FD | EF | "G" G>A | Be | d2 | B,C | !
D>G | Bd | gf | ed | "Am" E>A | ce | gf | ed |
"D7" D>F | Ad | fe | dc | B>c | BA | "G" G2 :| !
Bd | "Em" g2 | g>a | bg | eg | "Bm" f>g | af | d2 | Bd |
"Am" c2 | c>d | ec | eg | "Bm" f2 | f>g | a2 | fd | !
"Em" g2 | g>a | (b2 | b)g | "Bm" f2 | f>g | (a2 | a)f |
"Am" e2 | e>f | ge | ce | "D7" d2 | d>e | fd | cA | !
"G" B>c | dc | BG | AB | "Am" A>B | cA | E2 | GE |
"D7" F>G | AG | FD | EF | "G" G>A | Be | d2 | B,C | !
D>G | Bd | gf | ed | "Am" E>A | ce | gf | ed |
"D7" D>F | Ad | fe | dc | B>c | BA | "G" G2 ||
X:18
T:The Klezmarch (playback)
M:2/4
Q:1/4=80
C:Dick Atlee
S:Margaret Eccles's 70th birthday, June 2012
R:march
K:Dm
|: A,"A7"DF |
"Dm" A3 F | DFAF | A A2 F | D2 DF |
"A7" G3 E | ^CBDA | E G2 F | "Dm" AFDF | !
A3 F | DFGA | "Gm" B3 G | dGAB |
"A7" ^c3 A | BGFE | "Dm" D z "A7" A, z | "Dm" D :| !
|:A"A7"^cd | "A7" e3 ^c | A^cde | "D" ^f3 e | de^fg |
a3 ^f |"G" =bg"D"a^f | "A7" ge"D"^fd | "A7" ed^cd | !
e3 ^c | A^cde | "Dm" f3 e | "Gm" d2 B2 |
"A7" A3 ^c | eAGE | "Dm" D z "A7" A, z | "Dm" D :||
X:19
T:MonoCarlo Gankino (playback rhythm)
M:11/16
L:1/16
Q:1/4=80
C:Dick Atlee
S:Carl Minkus's 70th birthday, March 2008
R:gankino (2 - 2 - 3 - 2 - 2)
N:Carl was the Peascods Gathering marimba (and hammer dulcimer) player.
N:A gankino is a Bulgarian 11/16 rhythm: 2-2-3-2-2.
K:Dm
|: "Dm" d2"Dm"A2 "Dm" fe"Dm"d "C" e2"C"c2 |
"Gm" d2"Gm"g2 "Dm" fe"Dm"d "C" e2"C"c2 |
"Gm" d2"Gm"ge "C" fe"C"d "C" e2"C"c2 | !
[1 "Dm" A2"Dm"dA "C" de"C"f "Gm" [g2d2]"Gm"[g2d2] :||
[2 "Dm" A2"Dm"dA "C" eg"C"e "Dm" [d2A2]"Dm"[d2A2] | !
|: "Dm" d2"Dm"fa "C" gf"C"e "C" fe"C"dc |
"Dm" d2"Dm"A2 "C" c2"C"e "Dm" d2"Dm"A2 |
"C" c3"C"e "Dm" fe"Dm"d "C" e2"C"c2 | !
[1 "Dm" A2"Dm"d2 "C" ed"C"c "Dm" de"Dm"fg :||
[2 "Dm" A2"Dm"de "C" fe"C"c "Dm" [d2A2]"Dm"[d2A2] ||
X:20
T:Newfane-gled Pols (playback)
M:3/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=120
C:Dick Atlee
S:Joanna Rueter's 50th birthday, August 1999
R:pols
N:Joanna lived in Newfane, Vermont. Her birthday was in July.
K:Am
|: "E7" E2 | "Am" A2 A>B "Am" c>B | "Am" A>c (e2 "Am" e)>f |
"Dm" e>f e>d "Dm" c>d | "E7" e2 (B2 "E7" B2) | !
"E7" B>c d>c "E7" B>d | "Am" c>d e>d "Am" c>e |
"Dm" d>e f>e "Dm" d>f | "E7" g2 e2 :| !
|: "Dm" a2 | "E7" ^g2 g>f "E7" e>g | "Am" a2 a>e "Am" a>b |
"Dm" c'2 c'>b "Dm" a>c' | !
"Dm" (3d^de (f2 "Dm" f2) | "E7" (3Bc^c d>=c "E7" B>d |
"Am" (3cd^d e>=d "Am" c>e | !
[1 "Dm" (3def ^g>f "E7" e>d | "E7" e2 ^g2 :|
[2 "Dm" (3def ^g>f "E7" e>^g | "Am" a2 a2 ||
X:21
T:The Nobility Romp (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=120
C:Dick Atlee
S:Joel Edelman's 50th birthday, November 1993
R:march
N:Joel was the Peascods Gathering's principal guitarist.
N:He was famous for being able to play while "asleep."
N:Title: "Edelmann" is German for "nobleman"
K:D
|: edB | "D" A2 d2 | f2 d2 | "Em" a3 g | fedB |
"A7" A2 c2 | e2 g2 | "Em" b2ab | "A7" agfe | !
"D" d2 fd | adfa | "Em" e b2 | a gfed |
"A7" c e2 c | BABc | "D" (d4 | d) :| !
|: efg | "D" a3 f | d2 A2 | "Bm" B2 f2 | "Em" g4 |
g3 e | "A7" c2 B2 | A2 ^A2 | B2 c2 | !
"D" A2 dA | "F#m" f a2 f | "Bm" g2 B2 | "Em" e4 |
g b2 e | "A7" dcBA | "D" (d4 | d) :|
X:22
T:Over Middagshoyden (playback)
M:3/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=120
C:Dick Atlee
S:Fred Aalto's 50th birthday, March 1992
R:pols
N:Fred, a Finnish-American, and a prolific composer of excellent
N:in-the-tradition (Scandinavian, Balkan) tunes, was one of the
N:Peascods gathering's accordionists.
N:Tune name -- over the hill at the middle of the day (50th)
K:Dm
|: "Dm" A>d f>a "Gm" e>g | "A7" (3gfe (3ed^c"A7" c>B |
"A7" A>B ^c>d "A7" e>f | "Gm" (3gab (3gfe "A7" ^c2 | !
"Dm" A>d f>a "Gm" e>g | "A7" (3gfe (3ed^c "A7" c>B |
"A7" A>B ^c>d "A7" (3e^cA | "A7" (3AB^c (d2 "Dm" d2) :| !
|: "F" a2 c2 "F" a2 | "Gm" (3gab g>f "C7" e>f |
"C7" g2 c2 "C7" g2 | "F" (3agf f>e "A7" d>^c | !
"Dm" d>A A>d "Dm" d>e | "Gm" (3fed (3def "Gm" g>b |
"A7" (3ge^c (3Acd "A7" e>f | "Dm" d2 (d2 "Dm" d2) :|
X:23
T:Peanut Butter Cakewalk (for playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=100
C:Dick Atlee
S:In honor of Brian Hubbell, July 2007
R:rag
N:Brian Hubbell provided almost single-handed technical support
N:for the opposition to the misguided 2007 effort to consolidate
N:schools in Maine. He would sometimes work so intensely that
N:he only food he had time for was his favorite subsistence food:
N:peanut butter.
K:D
|: F/2G/2 | "D" A/2d/2z/2c/2 B/2 z/2 A | F/2A/2z/2D/2 F/2z/2 D |
"Em" E/2G/2z/2B/2 e/2 z/2 B | G3 G | !
"A7" A/2z/2e d/2c/2z/2B/2 | A/2B/2z/2G/2 AB/2z/2 |
d/2z/2c/2 B/2z/2c/2 B/2A/2 | "D" F3 "A7" F/2G/2 | !
"D" A/2d/2z/2c/2 B/2z/2A | D/2F/2z/2D/2 A/2z/2D |
"Em" F/2G/2A/2B/2 z/2 d (e/2 | e2 e/2) z/2 e/2d/2 | !
[1 "A7" e/2d/2z/2c/2 e/2E/2G/2B/2 | "E7" E/2^G/2z/2B/2 e/2 z/2 d/2 z/2 |
"A7" c/2d/2B/2A/2 z/2 G/2F/2G/2 | (A2 "D" A/2)G/2 :| !
[2 "A7" e/2d/2z/2c/2 e/2E/2G/2B/2 | "Em" E/2G/2B/2e/2 z/2 d/2c/2B/2 |
"A7" A/2B/2F/2A/2 z/2 F/2E/2z/2 | "D" D z .D z ||
X:24
T:Really, Really Rehl (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/16
Q:1/8=150
C:Dick Atlee
S:Becky Rehl's 50th birthday, August 2006
R:reinlendar
N:Becky was one of the key logistics and program people in the
N:initial growth of Folklore Village. Her second husband, Karl
N:Fredericks, was a rehlroad enthusiast.
K:G
|: E2 | "G" D2 B,D | BAGF | "C" ECGE |"Am" cBAG |
"D7" Fd^cd | ed=cA | "G" B2 BA | "D7" GF E2 | !
"G" D2 GA | BGAB | "C" E2 AB | "Am" cABc |
"D7" d2 dB | cAFD | "G" G2 "D7" BA | "G" G2 :| !
|: G2 | "D7" F2 DF | A3 F | "G" GFGB | d2 Bd |
"C" e2 ce | "Am" agag | "D7" fgfe | d2 ef | !
"G" g2 dB | G2 AB | "Am" cBcA | E3 G |
"D7" FGFE | DAGF | "G" G2 G2 | G2 :|!
K:C
|: "G7" A2 | "C" G2 EG | edcB | "F" AFcA | "Dm" fedc |
"G7" Bg^fg | ag=fd | "C" e2 ed | "G7" cB A2 | !
"C" G2 cd | ecde | "F" A2 de | "Dm" fdef |
"G7" g2 ge | fdBG | "C" c2 "G7" ed | "C" c2 :| !
|: c2 | "G7" B2 GB | d3 B | "C" cBce | g2 eg |
"F" a2 fa | "Dm" d'c'd'c' | "G7" bc'ba | g2 ab | !
"C" c'2 ge | c2 de | "Dm" fefd | A3 c |
"G7" BcBA | GdcB | "C" c2 c2 | c2 :||
X:25
T:Really, Really Rehl (C, playback)
M:2/4
L:1/16
Q:1/8=150
C:Dick Atlee
S:Becky Rehl's 50th birthday, August 2006
R:reinlendar
N:Becky was one of the key logistics and program people in the
N:initial growth of Folklore Village. Her second husband, Karl
N:Fredericks, was a rehlroad enthusiast.
K:C
|: "G7" A2 | "C" G2 EG | edcB | "F" AFcA | "Dm" fedc |
"G7" Bg^fg | ag=fd | "C" e2 ed | "G7" cB A2 | !
"C" G2 cd | ecde | "F" A2 de | "Dm" fdef |
"G7" g2 ge | fdBG | "C" c2 "G7" ed | "C" c2 :| !
|: c2 | "G7" B2 GB | d3 B | "C" cBce | g2 eg |
"F" a2 fa | "Dm" d'c'd'c' | "G7" bc'ba | g2 ab | !
"C" c'2 ge | c2 de | "Dm" fefd | A3 c |
"G7" BcBA | GdcB | "C" c2 c2 | c2 :||
X:26
T:Really, Really Rehl (G, playback)
M:2/4
L:1/16
Q:1/8=150
C:Dick Atlee
S:Becky Rehl's 50th birthday, August 2006
R:reinlendar
N:Becky was one of the key logistics and program people in the
N:initial growth of Folklore Village. Her second husband, Karl
N:Fredericks, was a rehlroad enthusiast.
K:G
|: E2 | "G" D2 B,D | BAGF | "C" ECGE |"Am" cBAG |
"D7" Fd^cd | ed=cA | "G" B2 BA | "D7" GF E2 | !
"G" D2 GA | BGAB | "C" E2 AB | "Am" cABc |
"D7" d2 dB | cAFD | "G" G2 "D7" BA | "G" G2 :| !
|: G2 | "D7" F2 DF | A3 F | "G" GFGB | d2 Bd |
"C" e2 ce | "Am" agag | "D7" fgfe | d2 ef | !
"G" g2 dB | G2 AB | "Am" cBcA | E3 G |
"D7" FGFE | DAGF | "G" G2 G2 | G2 :||
X:27
T:The River Roll (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/16
Q:1/8=140
C:Dick Atlee
S:Charlie Bookman's 50th birthday, March 1998
R:hornpipe
N:Charlie was one of the Peascods Gathering's concertina players.
N:The Potomac River was a very powerful presence near his house,
N:and hornpipes always sounded best on a concertina
K:C
|: "G7" (3GBd | "C" c>d e>d | c>B A>G |
E>C (3EGA | "G" (G2G)>E | "D" D>E ^F>G | !
"A7" A>G ^F>E | "D" D>G "D7" (3^FGA |
"G" G2 "G7" (3GAB | "C" c>d e>d | c>B A>G | !
"F" A>F (3ABc | "Dm" (d2 d)>c | d>e (3fed "G7" |
g>f (3GAB | "C" c2 "G" e2 | "C" c2 :| !
|: "C" g>e | c>e g>e "Am" | a>g f>e | "Dm" f>e f>g |
"G" (3fgf (3edc | G>A (3BAG | !
(3dBG f>d | "Am" (3cBA (3Bcd | "D" (3 edc "G7" (3def |
"C" g>a g>e | "Am" c>e a>c | !
"Dm" (3fgf (3edB | "G" G>B d>B | "C" (3cGc "G" (3Bcd |
"Am" (3ece "Dm" (3def | "C" (3efg "G" f>d | "C" c2 :|
X:28
T:Saying Hi At the Dance (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=150
C:Dick Atlee
S:Carol Hyatt's 50th birthday, October 2002
R:rag
N:Carol was an incredible organizer of good things happening in
N:the Maryland K-12 community. The title is a play on her name.
K:G
|: DGA | "G" B2 GD | z GBG | "C" A2 GE | z EFG | "D7" A>^G AF | !
ED FA | "G" G2 AB | z AGD | B2 GD | z GBd | "C" c2 GE | !
z GcB | "D7" A>^G AF | DF EF | "G" G2 DE/2F/2 | G :| !
|: GFG | "D7" A2 FD | z ABc | "G" B2 cd | "G7" z Bcd | "C" e2 c>e | !
ag fe | "D7" f z ed | z def | "G" g z dB | z gag | "C" gf z e | !
cg ag | "D7" fg z d | eB cA | d/2zc/2 BA | "G" G :||
X:29
T:Stalman och Ask Tradet (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=120
C:Dick Atlee
S:Ash Corson's 25th birthday, May 1998
R:march
N:Swedish for "Superman and the Ash Tree"
K:D
|: "A7" A2 | "D" d3 A | A2 d2 | "A7" c2 A>A | A2 ef |
"Em" g2 ed | cdeg | e3 d | "A7" c2 Bc | !
"D" d3 A | F2 D2 | "Em" G2 B2 | e3 (d |
"A7" d)cBA | B2 c2 | "D" (d4 | d2) :| !
|: "A7" g2 | "D" f3 d | A2 F2 | "Em" G2 E2 | B2 e2 | g3 c | e2 d2 |
"A7" c2 A2 | B2 c2 | "D" d3 f | e2 d2 | !
"Em" B2 G2 | e2 (d2 |
[1 "G" d3) B | "A7" c2 A2 | "D" d4 | "A7" e2 :|
[2 "Em" EFGA | "A7" B2 c2 | "D" (d4 | d2) ||
X:30
T:Three Fourths in Seven Eighths rhythm
M:7/8
L:1/8
Q:1/4=130
C:Dick Atlee
S:Carl Minkus's 75th birthday, March 2013
R:Lesnoto
N:The sweet A music is a reflection of Carl's sweet temperament,
N:while the B music has a bit of the edginess often found in his
N:compositions.
K:D
|: E"A7"FG | "D" (A2 "D" A) "D" F2 "D" GA |
"G" B z "G" A "G" G2 "G" F2 | "A7" (G2 "A7" G) "A7" E2 "A7" cd |
"A7" c z "A7" B "A7" A2 "A7" G2 |!
"Bm" (A2 "Bm" A) "Bm" F2 "Bm" AB | "Em" A z "Em" G "A" E2 "A" C2 |
"A" A z "A" F "Em" "Em" G2 "Em" E2 | "D" (D2 "D" D "D" D) :|!
|: D "Bm" FA | "Bm" B2 "Bm" F "Bm" dc "Bm" B2 |
"F#m" c z "F#m" B "F#m" A2 "F#m" F2 | "E" ^G2 "E" A "E" BG "E" AB |
"Bm" cd "Bm" B "F#m" A z "F#m" F2 |!
"E" ^G z "E" E "E" BA "E" G2 | "D" F z "D" D "D" A^G "D" F2 |
"C" E z "C" =C "C" =GE "C" C2 | "Bm" (B,2 "Bm" B, "Bm" B,) :|!
|: E"A7"FG | "D" (A2 "D" A) "D" F2 "D" GA |
"G" B z "G" A "G" G2 "G" F2 | "A7" (G2 "A7" G) "A7" E2 "A7" cd |
"A7" c z "A7" B "A7" A2 "A7" G2 |!
"Bm" (A2 "Bm" A) "Bm" F2 "Bm" AB | "Em" A z "Em" G "A" E2 "A" C2 |
"A" A z "A" F "Em" "Em" G2 "Em" E2 | "D" (D2 "D" D "D" D) :|!
X:31
T:Unger Bensam's Lat (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=110
C:Dick Atlee
S:Lorraine Silsbee's 40th birthday, March 1995
R:march
N:Lorraine was one of the Peascods Gathering recorder players.
N:Ben and Sam are her two sons.
K:D
|: A |"D" F2 DF | A/2B/2A/2G/2 FD | "Em" E>F GA | E3c |
"A7" e2 cA | e/2f/2g/2f/2 ed | !
c>d ec | dc BA | "D" F2 DF | A/2B/2A/2G/2 FD | "Em" E>F GA | E3c | !
"A7" e2 cA | e/2f/2g/2f/2 ec |"D" d>e "A" fe | "D" d3 :|
|: f |"D" a2 fd | a>g fd | !
"Em" g>B eg | B3e | g>f ed | "A7" e>d c(A |
A2) B c2 | d ef | "D" a2 fd | a>g fd | !
"Em" g>B eg | B3e | g>f ed | "A7" e>d c(A | A)^A Bc | "D" d3 :|
X:32
T:Vilea Svengaa (rhythm)
M:2/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=160
C:Dick Atlee
S:Trevor Corson's 40th birthday, July 2009
R:humppa
N:Trevor, an avid contra and swing dancer, became interested in things
N:Finnish for romantic reasons. The tune's name is the translation the
N:Finnish embassy provided for "Still Swinging;" a humppa is a Finnish
N:foxtrot
K:Dm
"Dm" f d2 d |"A7" e2 ^c2 | "Gm" d "A7" e2 f | "Dm" dDFA | !
|: "Dm" d z A (c | c) "Gm" B2 G | "Dm" A z F (G | G) "A7" E F2 |
"Edim" E F2 G | ^G A2 =B |!
"A7" c^cd^d | e^cde | "Dm" fd z A |"Gm" f2 e2 | "C" ed z B |"F" d2 c2 | !
"Gm" BG z E | "A7" AEGE |[1 "Gm" G z/2 F/2 "A7" EF | "Dm" D/2 z/2A,DF :|
[2 "Gm" G z/2 F/2 "A7" EF | "Dm" D z A/2=B/2^c/2e/2 | !
|: "Dm" fed (f | f) e2 d | "C" edc (e | e) d2 c |
"Bb" dcB (d | d) c2 B | "A7" A2 =B (^c | ^c) d2 e | !
"Dm" fde (f | f) a2 f | "C" gce (g | g) b2 g |
"Bb" fdf (b | b) d f2 | "A7" e2 z2 | e2 f2 :| !
"Dm" A2 D (F | F) DGA | "Gm" B2 A (G | G) F2 F |
"C" G2 F (E | E) CFG | "A7" A2 G (A | A) GFE | !
"Dm" F z ED | z DEF | "C" G z FE | z EFG |
"Bb" F z ED | z E F2 | "A7" (E4 | E) A=B^c | !
"Dm" d2 Ac | z "Gm" B2 G | "Dm" A2 FG | z "A7" E F2 |
"Edim" E F2 G | ^G A2 =B | "A7" c^cd^d | e^cde | !
"Dm" fd z A | "Gm" f2 e2 | "C" ed z B | "F" d2 c2 |
"Gm" BG z E | "A7" AEGE |"Gm" G z/2 F/2 "A7" EF | "Dm" D z [F2A2d2] ||
X:33
T:Warren's Finnsk-Norsk (playback)
M:2/4
L:1/16
Q:1/8=150
C:Dick Atlee
S:for Bill Warren, December 1993
R:reinlendar
N:Bill was a long-time Scandinavian dance teacher in the D.C. area,
N:who induced the Peascods Gathering to begin their long tradition
N:of monthly Scandinavian dances. Bill died not long after this piece was writt
N:en.
K:Dm
|: A2 | "Dm" d2 de | fefg | a2 f2 | d2 f2 |
"A7" efe^c | A=B^cB | ^cdcd |edeA | !
"Dm" d2 de | fefg | a2 f2 | d2 f2 |
"A7" ef^cd | edef | "Dm" d2 d2 | d2 :| !
|: fg | "Dm" a2 fd | "A7" e2 ^cA | "Gm" d2 cB | "A7" A2 G2 |
"Dm" FAGF | "A7" E2 F2 | (A4 | A)=B^cd | !
"Dm" f2 fd | "A7" efe^c | "Gm" d2 cB | "A7" A2 G2 |
"Dm" FAGF | "A7" GAB^c | "Dm" (d4 | d2) :||
X:34
T:Welcome 'Rain (playback)
M:3/4
L:1/8
Q:1/4=120
C:Dick Atlee
S:Lorraine Silsbee's 40th birthday, March 1995
R:pols
N:Lorraine was one of the Peascods Gathering recorder players
K:Am
|: "Am" A2 A>B "Am" (3cde | "G" d2 (3BAG "G" B>c |
"F" c2 A>F "F" (3FGA | "E7" E2 E>^F "E7" ^G>c | !
"Am" A2 A>B "Am" (3cde | "G" d2 (3BAG "G" B>c |
"F" c2 c>A "F" F>D |[1 "E7" E2 (B2 "E7" B2) :|[2 "E7" E2 (E2"E7" E2) | !
|: "Am" e2 a>c' "Am" b>a | "G" g2 d>g "G" b2 |
"F" c2 f>a "F" g>f | "E7" d2 (e2 "E7" e2) | !
"Am" e2 a>e "Am" f>e | "G" d2 g>f "G" e>d |
"F" c2 f>d "F" c>B | "E7" B2 (A2 "Am" A2) :|**