Anne MacQuarrie's Reel

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ANNE MACQUARRIE'S REEL. Canadian, Reel. Canada, Cape Breton. A Major/Mixolydian. AABB'. Composed by Cape Breton fiddler and composer Donald Angus Beaton [1] (Mabou, Cape Breton). It is a popular reel on Cape Breton, and frequently recorded.

Donald Angus Beaton (1912-1981)



Source for notated version: Paul MacDonald (b. 1974, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island) [Perlman].

Printed sources: Perlman (The Fiddle Music of Prince Edward Island), 1996; p. 91.

See also listing at:
Alan Snyder's Cape Breton Fiddle Recordings Index [2]
Hear Cynthia MacLeod's recording of the tune at the Celtic Music Center [3]