This is an online fiddle lesson for the country song "Last Date" by Floyd Cramer.
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Skill Level: Intermediate, Advanced
Key of C
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Video #1: Here is a video of me playing and singing the country song "Last Date."
"Last Date" is a 1960 instrumental written and performed by Floyd Cramer. It exemplifies the "slip note" style of piano playing that Cramer made popular. It peaked at number 11 on the country chart and at number two on the Hot 100. Cramer's recording inspired a number of successful cover versions, including a vocal adaptation by Conway Twitty.