Based on the Bruce Greene version from the recording also titled "Five Miles of Ellum Wood.
Five Miles of Ellum Wood. Bruce Greene, fiddle solos. Over the last 25 years Bruce Greene has taken Kentucky old-time fiddling into the marrow of his bones and fashioned a style that honors his teachers and is a natural force in its own right. Greene's notes are detailed and forthcoming about his teachers and what he learned from them. Leatherwood Recordings. Vintage Fiddle Tunes. Bruce Greene, fiddle. Greene's first album contains many particularly attractive tunes, played in a style that is nuanced and powerful, yet never flashy nor calling attention to itself. Mississippi Department of Archives and History AH 002.
Napoleon's Charge, Old Time Kentucky Fiddle Tunes, U. Ky, Bk/ (2001), p137/. Natchez Under the Hill (Matches Under the Hill), Old Time Herald, Old Time Herald, Ser (), 7/6, p27(2000). Number Nine, Old Time Kentucky Fiddle Tunes, U. Ky, Bk/ (2001), p139/ Going Across the Sea (tune), Five Miles of Ellum Wood. Kentucky Fiddle Tunes, Greene BG-001, CD (1996), trk Jack's Creek Ridge, Five Miles of Ellum Wood. Kentucky Fiddle Tunes, Greene BG-001, CD (1996), trk 7. Kentucky Winder, Five Miles of Ellum Wood. Kentucky Fiddle Tunes, Greene BG-001, CD (1996), trk Kiss Me Quick, Papa's Coming, Five Miles of Ellum Wood.
Sound of One Man Clapping: A Sampler. Five Miles Out Of Town. Your donations are tax deductible if sent in via the Brandywine Friends of Old Time Music. Created and maintained by Larry Warren, 114 Wentworth Road, Brookfield, NH 03872 Assisted by Sonya Badigian.
Label: Not On Label (Bruce Greene Self-Date of released) – BG-CD1 Type: CD Country: US Date of released: 1996 Category: Folk, World, & Country Style: Bluegrass, Folk. Bruce Greene - Five Miles Of Ellum Wood (Old Time Kentucky Fiddle Solos) MP3 version. 20. Old Time Brickyard Joe. 2:23.
Transcriptions and audio files of over 500 fiddle tunes from old recordings, festivals, jams and workshops, compiled by John Lamancusa. Buddy Thomas Getting George Bush Upstairs (Bruce Greene AEAE) (played in GDGD) Getting Out of the Way of the Federals (Bruce Greene G) Gilsaw (Chirps Smith D) Glory at the Meeting House (Gerry Milnes G) Luther Strong Going Uptown (Sam Dyer D) Going to the Wedding to Get Some Cake (Canote Brothers G) Grand Picnic (Skip Gorman D) Joe Politte Grigsby's Hornpipe. Old Time Central - A collection of learning and listening resources for Old Time Music. Tater Joes - Transcriptions and recordings of old time music - free. Charlie Walden Music - Transcriptions of old time music - some free. Ceolas - Celtic PDF, GIF, ABC, and MIDI formats with good background history.
Old time fiddle is a genre of American folk music. Old time fiddle tunes" derived from European folk dance tunes such as Jig, Reel, Breakdown, Schottische, Waltz, Two Step and Polka. The fiddle may be accompanied by banjo or other instruments but are nevertheless called "fiddle tunes". The genre traces from the colonization of North America by immigrants from England, France, Germany, Ireland, and Scotland.