Annotation:Marr Hills Strathspey

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X:1 T:Marr Hills Strathspey C:Robert Petrie S:Petrie's Collection of Strathspey Reels and Country Dances &c., 1790 Z:Steve Wyrick <sjwyrick'at'astound'dot'net>, 3/5/04 N:Petrie's First Collection, page 8 L:1/16 M:C Q:"Slow" R:Strathspey K:G g2| G2Bc d3B e3g{e}d2{c}B2 | G3Bd3B (edcB) A3B| G3Bd3B e2gf g3d | (efef) (agfe) d2B2B2 :| |:f2 | (gfga) g2e2 d3gdB3 | g3age3 dB3B3d | (gfga) g3e d3eg3a | (gfga) ge3 dB3B2 :|

MARR HILLS STRATHSPEY. AKA and see "Culcairn's Strathspey." Scottish, Strathspey (whole time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Composed by Kirkmichael, Perthshire, fiddler Biography:Robert Petrie. The first strain is similar to that of "Rocks of Cashel (2) (The)."

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Printed sources : - Petrie (Collection of Strathspey Reels and Country Dances), 1790; p. 8. Petrie (Third Collection of Strathspey Reels), 1802; p. 24.

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