Annotation:Isle of Mull (The)

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X:1 T:Isle of Mull, The M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:John Gow – A Favorite Collection of Slow Airs, B:Strathspeys and Reels (London, c. 1804, p. 3) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Bb f|(d/c/B/A/) BF DB,FD|ECed cGcA|BABF GBeg|(fedc)dBBc| d/c/B/A/ BF DB,FD|EC.e.d cGcA|BfdB G[Bb]eg|fdcd B/B/B B|| f|dbab fbdB|ecdB (Acc)e|dbdf efce|dfAc dBBf| dbab fbdB|ecfB AccA|BFD[A,F] GBEG|AcFe dBB||

ISLE OF MULL, THE. AKA and see "Mrs. Duncan's Fancy." Scottish, Reel (cut time). B Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. "Isle of Mull" is London-based Scottish musician and music publisher John Gow's retitling of "Mrs. Duncan's Fancy," printed in London by William Campbell around 1786 in his Campbell’s 1st Book of New and Favorite Country Dances & Strathspey Reels.

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Printed sources : - John Gow ( A Favorite Collection of Slow Airs, Strathspeys and Reels), London, c. 1804; p. 3. Edmund Lee (Mrs. Parker's Selection of Scotch Tunes, Strathspeys and Reels), Dublin, n.d.; p. 1. (early 19th cent.).

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