Whiskey Before Breakfast in Fiddle Tab
Lord preserve us and protect us, we been havin' Whiskey Before Breakfast
I'm not sure who wrote those words, but I sure remember hearing them at the Florida Folk Festival. That fiddle tune has been popular in Florida for a long time. Does that say something about us?
There are a couple of musical notation
conventions used for the map of this tune.
Have you ever heard, "Hello, my baby! Hello, my honey? Hello my ragtime gal.?" That's a cakewalk rhythm. This rhythm dominated popular music in America for a time, and set the stage for ragtime and all that followed.
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