Annotation:MacLeod's Reel (2)

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X:1 T:MacLeod's Reel [2] M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey or Reel S:McGlashan - Strathspey Reels (c. 1780) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D B|A>BAF A>BdB|AfdF E/E/E B2|A>FD>F A/A/A a>g|f>def d/d/d d:| f/g/|a>fd>f a>gf>d|g>bf>a e/e/e ef/g/|a>fdf a>baf|g>ea>f d/d/d df/g/| a>fd>f d>AF>D|F>Ad>F E/E/E B2|F>AG>B F>AD>g|f>def d/d/d d||

MACLEOD'S REEL [2]. AKA and see "Cow Bit Off the Miller's Thumb (The)," "Drunken Scotchman (The)," "Hamilton House (6)," "Highland Rant (2)." Scottish, Strathspey or Reel (whole time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Joshua Campbell (A Collection of New Reels & Highland Strathspeys), Glasgow, 1789; p. 11. Cumming (Collection of Strathspey or Old Highland Reels), 1780; No. 37, p. 12. McGlashan (Collection of Strathspey Reels), c. 1780/81; p. 8.

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