Lowlands of Scotland (The)
X:1 T:Lowlands of Scotland, The M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:James Goodman (1828─1896) music manuscript collection, S:vol. 3, p. 162. Mid-19th century, County Cork Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Emin BA|GFGA BEEc|BGdG BAGF|GFGA BABd|egfd edBA| GFGA BEEc|BGdG BAGF|GFGA BABd|egf^d e2|| ef|gfef gfed|BddA Bddf|gfef gfed|Bee^d e2 ef| gfef gfed|BddA Bddg|bgaf gfed|Bee^d e2||
LOWLANDS OF SCOTLAND, THE. AKA and see "My Love is Far Away," "Scotch Mary." Scottish, Reel. E Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Kennedy): AA'BB' (Kerr). The reel is traditionally paired with the strathspey "Highlands of Scotland (1) (The)." It appears (as "Lowlands of Scotland") in the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork cleric and uilleann piper Canon James Goodman. although Goodman's setting is distanced from that printed in the Kerr's collection.