Annotation:MacKinnon's Reel

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X:1 T:McKinnon’s Reel M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Robert Ross – Choice Collection of Scots Reels or Country Dances B:& Strathspeys (Edinburgh, 1780, p. 36) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D B|A(aa)^g aee(f|=ga) Tge dBGB|A(aa)^g aee=g|a/(g/f/e/ g)B A/A/A A:| |:e/e/e (Ae) TcA ec|g/g/g (dg) BG dB|e/e/e (Ae) TcA eg|(a/g/f/e/) gB A/A/A A2:|]

MACKINNON'S REEL. AKA - "McKinnon's Reel." Scottish, Reel (cut time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. John Glen (1891) finds the earliest printing of the tune in Robert Ross's 1780 collection (p. 36).

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Robert Ross (Choice Collection of Scots Reels or Country Dances & Strathspeys), Edinburgh, 1780; p. 36.

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