Honorable Capt. Elliot's Quickstep
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HONORABLE CAPT. ELLIOT'S QUICKSTEP. Scottish, Quickstep (2/4 time). B Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Composed by fiddler-composer Johnny Pringle. Pringle's first collection was dedicated to a "Miss Elliot." The Elliots (in their several branches) were a large and powerful Borders family.
Printed sources: Hunter (Fiddle Music of Scotland), 1988; No. 360. Pringle (A Collection of Reels, Strathspeys & Jigs), 1801; p. 12.