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    Default Big Sciota

    This is based on the Skip, Hop & Wobble version, with Sam Bush on mandolin.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RE_Af4EWZpo

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    Nice picking!
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    Awesome!... love that tune!

    Very well played!
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    Thanks, Steve. That sounds like a close relative of the Scottish (and Canadian) standard "The Flowers of Edinburgh":

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nz8O...el=KatyNichols
    Robert Johnson's mother, describing blues musicians:
    "I never did have no trouble with him until he got big enough to be round with bigger boys and off from home. Then he used to follow all these harp blowers, mandoleen (sic) and guitar players."
    Lomax, Alan, The Land where The Blues Began, NY: Pantheon, 1993, p.14.

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    Here is a transcription of Sam's first solo on that recording.

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