The Black Cat Piddled In The White Cat’s Eye (+ Lyrics)

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Time Signature: 4.4

Key of Tune: G

Tune Type: Reel

Number of Bars: 32

Description:

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From: ‘Tasmanian Dance Tunes’, Fred Pribac & Stuart Graham, Cygnet Folk Festival, 2000
Also printed in the key of C with words by Harry Gardner.

History: The name of the tune is onomatopoeic in origin. The informants did not have a name for the tune so they used a word string to remind themselves of how the notes went. This tune is based on the “Winster Galop”

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Collector(s): TAS Aboriginal Council, Hobart

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