Joe “Crapeau” (Joe “Toad”)*

Key: A

Form: Reel

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Source (if known): Robert Lavoie

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Region: Acadian (New Brunswick, Canada)

*Notes: Susan Reid writes: “I learned this tune from the playing of Robin Leblanc, a wonderful Acadian fiddler.”

Paul Fackler writes: “The tune comes from New Brunswick fiddler Robert Lavoie and was recorded on Robin LeBlanc & Nicolas Basque, Sur L’an Premier (track 1a). This tune is given as Joe “Crapeau” (Joe “Toad”). It is named for Joe “Crapeau” Chiasson. Note that chapeau is an alternate spelling for crapaud used by Acadians.”

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