Kirkmichael Ploughs

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KIRKMICHAEL PLOUGHS. AKA - "Kirkmichael Plows." Scottish, Strathspey. B Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. The tune appears in Robert Petrie's 1st Collection (c. 1790). Petrie hailed from Kirkmichael, a village and parish in north-east Perthshire in the Highlands region.

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Glen (The Glen Collection of Scottish Dance Music), vol. 1, 1891; p. 39. Petrie (Collection of Strathspey Reels and Country Dances), c. 1790; p. 4.

Recorded sources: Fiddletree Music, John Turner - "Fiddling Rogues and Rascals" (2003).

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