Subject: Ontario Fiddle Hit Parade

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Raemona Waltz - Brian Hebert

A beautiful waltz with lovely chord changes, by Ottawa Valley fiddler Brian Hebert (1954 - ) One of the sheet music examples below has the chords as well. The date of the tune is a guess.

Rambler's Hornpipe - Old French

A tune with a murky past, it has been a favourite in Ontario since the mid-late 20th century. According to The Fiddlers' Companion it was first recorded in 1929 under the title “Reel de St-Tite” on a 78 recording by Sotère Mongrain and Ida Mongrain. In t...

Rippling Water Jig

A jig in E and A, of unknown origins, popularized by Don Messer and a staple of the Ontario repertoire. Date is a guess.

Road To Fort Coulonge

A jig by Ottawa Valley fiddler Reg Hill. Fort Coulonge is on the border of Ontario and Quebec in Quebec's Pontiac region.

Rock Valley Jig - with piano accompaniment

A classic Canadian Jig in the key of C - played by George Wade & His Cornhuskers. Recorded about 1931. This tune was either composed by, or arranged from a traditional source by John Burt. It also appears in the Cornhuskers' Books. The sheet music in...

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