Annotation:Miss Ann Bisset (of) Logierait

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MISS ANN BISSET LOGIERAIT. Scottish, Reel. E Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody appears in the 4th collection of Malcolm MacDonald of Dunkeld, a volume dedicated to the Countess of Breadalbane. Logierait was a village and parish in north central Perthshire, on the banks of the River Tay. The name means ‘little hollow below the castle’ and refers to an Iron Age mound, once a fortified place. Ann was perhaps one of the eleven children of the Rev. Thomas Bisset of Logierait.

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Printed sources: MacDonald (A Fourth Collection of Strathspey Reels), 1797; p. 9.

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