Lady Charlotte Goold's Reel

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X:1 T:Lady Charlotte Goolds Reel C:Robert Mackintosh M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Robert Mackintosh – “A Fourth Collection of New Strathspey Reels, also some Famous old Reels” (1804, p. 21) N:Dedicated to the Dutchess [sic] of Manchester N:Robert “Red Rob” Mackintosh (c. 1745-1808) was a Scottish violinist and N:composer active in Edinburgh at the end of the 18th century. Originally from N:Tullymet, near Pitlochry, Perthshire. He moved to London in the last decade N:of his life. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Emin B|GE E/E/E AcBF|GEBG FDdF|GE E/E/E AcBG|AFBF GEE:| B|ebge BgeB|Aafd AfdA|ebge BgeB|ABGF GEEB| ebge BgeB|Aafd AfdF|GEAF BGAc|Bbfa gee||

LADY CHARLOTTE GOOLD'S REEL. Scottish, Reel (whole time). E Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. "Lady Charlotte Goold's Reel" was composed by Edinburgh fiddler-composer Robert Mackintosh and printed in his Fourth Collection of New Strathspey Reels (c. 1804). Lady Charlotte was perhaps the Lady Charlotte Goold (d. 1852, née Browne), daughter of Valentine Browne, 1st Earl of Kenmare, and his first wife, Charlotte Dillon. She married Sir George Goold, 2nd Baronet, in the year 1802.

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Printed sources : - Robert Mackintosh (A Fourth Collection of New Strathspey Reels), c. 1804; p. 21.

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