Annotation:Lady Betty Cochrane's Reel (2)

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X:1 T:Lady Betty Cochran's Reel [2] C:Robert Mackintosh R:Reel Q: 232 K:F N:A version of "Lady Betty Cochran's Strathspey" M:4/4 L:1/8 |:A|CF Ac f2 cA|dB cF EG GB|AF Af d2 cF|EG dc1/2B1/2 AF FA| CF Ac f2 cA|dB cF EG GB|AF Af d2 cF|EG dc1/2B1/2 AF Fe|| f1/2e1/2f1/2g1/2 fc af gc|B1/2d1/2f Ac Bd gb|fa gc df eA|BG cB AF Fe| f1/2e1/2f1/2g1/2 fc ae fc|dB b1/2a1/2g1/2f1/2 eg ce|dB db cA ca|BG cB AF F:|

LADY BETTY COCHRANE'S REEL [2]. AKA and see "Lady Mary Montgomery's Reel (2)." Scottish, Reel (whole time). F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). "Lady Betty Cochrane's Reel (2)" was composed by Edinburgh fiddler-composer and bandleader biography:Robert Mackintosh (c. 1745-1808), a melody he also set as a strathspey (see "Lady Betty Cochran's Strathspey." Mackintosh also included the identical reel in his Fourth Collection of New Strathspey Reels (c. 1804), albeit under the title "Lady Mary Montgomery's Reel (2)."

Additional notes

Printed sources : - William Campbell (Campbell’s 1st Book of New and Favorite Country Dances & Strathspey Reels for the Harp, Piano-Forte & Violin, with their Proper Figures, as Danced at Court, Bath, Williss’s, & Hanover Square Rooms), Soho, London, edition of c. 1793, first published c. 1786; p. 14.

Recorded sources : - Delphian DCD34128, Concerto Caledonia - "Robert Mackintosh: Airs, Minuets, Gavotts & Reels" (2013).

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