Burn o' Cairnie
X:2 % T:Burn of Carnie, The M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:Bremner - Scots Reels (1757) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Amix E2 EF EFA(c |TB)ABc BAFA | E2 EF EFAc |TB>ABc A/A/A A2 :| Tc>BAB cdec | d/c/B/A/ GA BcdB | !trill!c>BAB cdec | d/c/B/A/ ^GB A/A/A Ae | T^c>BAB cdec | d/c/B/A/ GA BcdB | cAdB ecfd | ^geac A/A/A A2 ||
BURN O' CAIRNIE. AKA and see "Miss Wedderburn's Reel (1)," "Miss Jenny Wedderburn." Scotland, Strathspey. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. A burn is a small stream; the Burn of Cairnie is an affluent of the river Isla, in northwest Aberdeenshire. Glen (1891) finds the tune earliest in print in Robert Bremner's 1757 collection. "Miss Wedderburn's Reel (1)," a later (derivative) melody, shares the same first part, though the second differs.