Annotation:Flap of the Eagle's Wing

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X:1 T:Flap of the Eagle's Wing, The M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Pipe Reel C:J. Scott Skinner (1843-1927) S:Skinner - Harp and Claymore (1904) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Amix A/<A/e/c/ A/>A/f/d/ | A/<A/e/A/ A/<A/a|A/<A/e/A/ f/A/e/A/|B/G/B/d/ g/d/B/G/ :| A/<A/a (B/e/)c/e/ | (A/e/c/e/) a/e/c/A/|G/<G/g (G/d/B/d/)|(G/d/B/d/) (g/d/B/G/)| A/<A/a (A/e/)c/e/|(a/e/c/e/) .a/.e/.c/.A/|a/g/f (g/f/e f/e/d e/d/c)|B/G/B/d/ g/d/B/G/ ||

FLAP OF THE EAGLE'S WING, THE. Scottish, Pipe Reel. A Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. Composed by Scots fiddler-composer J. Scott Skinner (1843-1927), dedicated to Mr. William Maclennan, a Highland dancer. Skinner indicated in his note on the manuscript [1] that the composition was his interpretive expression of Maclennan's "vigorous style."

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Printed sources : - Skinner (Harp and Claymore), 1904; pp. 50-51.

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