Duchess of Hamilton's Reel (3)

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DUCHESS OF HAMILTON'S REEL [3]. AKA - "Coigna Scalan." Scottish, Strathspey (whole time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABBCCDD. The first strain is shared with "Favorite (1)." Michael Newton, writing in his blog "The Origins of the Strathspey: A Rebuttal" [1] believes the correct Scots Gaelic title of Cumming's "Coigna Scalan" should be "Còignear Sgallag."

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Cumming (A Collection of Strathspey or Old Highland Reels), 1782; No. 9, p. 3.

Recorded sources:




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