MILLBRAE. AKA - "Mill Brae." Scottish, Reel. Scotland, Shetland. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB (Martin & Hughes): AABB' (Songer). Composed by Shetlands pianist, accordion player and composer Ronnie Cooper (1934-1982) of Lerwick. Millbrae was the name of the home of pianist Eileen Hunter, whio whom Cooper was staying while playing for a wedding on the Shetland island of Unst. The house was a shop in the early 19th century.
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Printed sources: Martin & Hughes (Ho-ro-gheallaidh), 1990; p. 27. Songer (Portland Collection), 1997; p. 134.
Recorded sources: BM-91, Buddy MacMaster - "Glencoe Hall." Front Hall FHR-08, Alistair Anderson - "Traditional Tunes" (1976). Philo 1031, Boys of the Lough - "Lochaber No More" (1976). SLM 1001, Sandy MacIntyre - "Cape Breton... My Land In Music." George Wilson - "Northern Melodies."