Lady Madelina Sinclair (2)

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X:1 T:Lady Madelina Sinclair [2] M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:Gow & Shepherd - Collection of entirely original strathspey, reels, marches, quicksteps etc. (1796, p. 12) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:E B|GEB GEB|egb e2B|cAc BAG|AFF F2B| GEB GEB|egb e2B|cAc TG2F|GEE E2:| g/a/|bge Beg|bge b2B|cAc BAG|AFF F2 g/a/| bge Beg|bge b2B|cAc TG2F|GEE E2 g/a/| bge Beg|bge b2B|cAc BAG|AFF F2 g/a/| bge geB|eBg TB2A|GBe TG2F|GEE E2||

LADY MADELINA SINCLAIR [2]. Scottish, Jig (6/8 time). E Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. The tune was published by the Edinburgh music publishing firm of Nathaniel Gow and William Shepherd in a volume entitled A Collection of Entirely Original Strathspey Reels, Marches, Quick Steps &c., "by Ladies resident in a remote part of the Highlands of Scotland, as corrected by Nath. Gow." Unfortunately, the composers names are not given. The Leeds antiquarian Frank Kidson (1854–1926) penciled a note in his copy of the volume that the composers were, or included, “the Misses Whyte,” and modern researcher Charles Gore thinks “the Misses Whyte” may possibly be a Miss White and a Miss Brocky, of Morayshire, east Highlands.

See note for "Lady Madelina Sinclair (1)" for remarks on Madelinia Sinclair.

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