Annotation:Honorable Miss Rollo

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X:1 T:Honorable Miss Rollo’s Reel, The M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:John Bowie – “Collection of strathspey reels & country dances &c.” B:(Edinburgh, c. 1789, p. 10) F: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:C V:1 f|e2 (ce) dBcG|AcGE D(ddf)|{f}e2 (ce) dBcG|AaTgf ecc:| e|gagf ecgc|Bcdc BGGe|gagf ecgc|fd (e/f/g) ecce| gagf ecgc|Bcdc BGGB|cGAF EFGf|egdf ecc|| V:2 clef = bass z|C,2E,2F,2E,2|F,2 E,C, G,,G,,G,,B,,|C,2E,2 G,F,E,C,|F,D,G,G,, C,C,C,:| z|E,F,E,D, C,D,E,A,|G,E,F,D, G,G,,G,,z|E,F,E,D, C,D,E,C|A,F, G,G,, C,C,C,z| E,F,E,D, C,D,E,A,|G,C,F,D, G,G,,G,,F,|E,CF,A, G,F,E,D,|C,E,G,G,, C,C,C,||

HONORABLE MISS ROLLO. AKA - "Honorable Miss Rollo's Reel." AKA and see "Honorable Miss Buller's (The)." Scottish, Reel. C Major (Glen): D Major (Kerr). Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB (Glen): AABB' (Kerr). The melody appears in Perthshire fiddler-composer biography:John Bowie's 1789 collection.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - John Bowie (Collection of strathspey reels & country dances &c.), Edinburgh, c. 1789; p. 10. Glen (The Glen Collection of Scottish Dance Music, vol. 1), 1891; p. 34. Kerr (Merry Melodies, vol. 3), c. 1880's; No. 4, p. 3.

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