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BROWN'S REEL [1]. AKA - "Broun's Reel." AKA and see "Bonintown Well," "Duillater House." Scottish, English; Reel. C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Gow): AAB (Athole, Hunter, McGlashan). "Brown's Reel" was also entered into the music copybook of amateur musician John Grant (date and place unknown), p. 32[1].

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Printed sources : - Carlin (The Gow Collection), 1986; No. 469. Gow (Complete Repository, Part 2), 1802; p. 20. Hunter (Fiddle Music of Scotland), 1988; No. 188. McGlashan (A Collection of Reels), c. 1786; p. 29. Stewart-Robertson (The Athole Collection), 1884; p. 67. Thomas Straight (24 Favourite Dances the Year 1783), London; p. 9.

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  1. Grant's book can be seen at the Internet Archive in the American Vernacular Music Manuscripts Collection [1]