Emigrant's Reel

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X:1 T:Emigrant's Reel M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:White's Unique Collection (1896), No. 51 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:F AccB dfcf | dfcf (eg) g2 | AccB dfcf | BGcB (AF) F2 | AccB dfcf | dfcf (eg) g2 | AccB dfcf | BGcB (AF) F2 :| |: afef dfcf | afef (eg) g2 | afef dfcf | BGcB (AF) F2 | afef dfcf | afef (eg) g2 | (3agf (3gfe (3fed (3edc | (3Bcd cB AF F2 :|

EMIGRANTS' REEL. AKA and see "From Shore to Shore (1)," "Reel (68)." Scottish, Reel. F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Cited as one of the staple tunes at Orange County, New York country dances in the 1930's (Lettie Osborn, New York Folklore Quarterly).

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Cole (1000 Fiddle Tunes), 1940; p. 37. Ryan's Mammoth Collection, 1883; p. 64. White's Unique Collection, 1896; No. 51, p. 10.

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