Annotation:Bridge of Foss (The)

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X:1 T:Bridge of Foss, The M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Robert Ross – Choice Collection of Scots Reels or Country Dances B:& Strathspeys (Edinburgh, 1780, p. 1) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Amix f|eATcA eA Tc2|(dc)(BG) B (d2f)|eAcA aefd|eAcA ce2-:| |:f|ea^ga efcA|(B/c/d) (BG) B d2f|eATcA aefd|1 eAcA ce2:|2 ea^gb aAA||

BRIDGE OF FOSS, THE. Scottish, Reel (cut time). A Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. John Glen (1891) finds the tune first in print in Robert Ross's 1780 collection (p. 1).

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Printed sources : - John McLachlan (The Piper's Assistant), 1854; No. 38, p. 22. Robert Ross (Choice Collection of Scots Reels or Country Dances & Strathspeys), Edinburgh, 1780; p. 1.

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