Annotation:Captain Rutheven's Fancy

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X:1 T:Captain Rutheven's Fancy M:C| L:1/8 K:D A|dedB AFDF|GBBA GB-BA|dedB AFDF|EDEF DD-D:| e|fdad fdad|cAeA cAeA|fdad fdad|gbad fdde| (3fed ad fdbd|(3cBA eAc cAeA|Bdce dfeg|fgag fdd||

CAPTAIN RUTHEVEN'S FANCY. AKA and see "Lady Charlotte of Baird's," "Lord Lyndoch." English, Reel. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. The tune appears as a strathspey, "Lady Charlotte of Baird's" (Lady Charlotte of Braid's) in Elias Howe's 1000 Jigs and Reels, published in Boston c. 1867. Compare also with "Jenny Picking Cockles (1)."

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Kennedy (Traditional Dance Music of Britain and Ireland: Reels and Rants), 1997; No. 19, p. 7.

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