Annotation:Cullen House (2)

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X:1 T:Cullen House [2] C:Donald Grant M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Donald Grant – Collection of Strathspeys, Reels, Jigs &c. (1820-21, p. 10) B:The volume was perhaps first issued c. 1790, from a penciled note in a copy. N:The collection was dedicated to Mrs. Col. Grant of Grant (“Sir James and N:Lady Grant of Gran5551H 5542 t”). S: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D B|A2 (AF) AF dB|A2 (AF) GEEB|A2 (AD) AF dA|BG {B}AG FDD:| f|ddfd adfd|ddfd eBBe|ddfd adfd|BdAd FDDf| ddfd adfd|ddfd eBBg|fdec dBAB|dfeg fdd||

CULLEN HOUSE [2]. Scottish, Reel. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. "Cullen House [2]" was composed by Elgin fiddler-composer biography:Donald Grant and published in his Collection of Strathspeys, Reels, Jigs &c. (1820-21[1]). See note for "annotation:Cullen House (1)" for more information on the estate.

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Printed sources : - Donald Grant (Collection of Strathspeys, Reels, Jigs &c.), 1820-21; p. 10. Kerr (Merry Melodies, vol. 1), c. 1880; Set 28, No. 4, p. 17 and vol. 2; No. 162, p. 19. Stewart-Robertson (The Athole Collection), 1884; p. 114.

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  1. A penciled note in one of the copies of the volume suggests it was first published c. 1790 and reprinted 1820-21.