Annotation:Miss Burnett Fasque's

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X:1 T:Miss Burnett, Fasque's M:C| L:1/16 R:Strathspey B:Archibald Duff – Collection of Strathspey Reels &c. (1794, p. 3) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Bb dc|BF3G3E DB,3B,D3|C2c2 c2Bc dc3cd3|B3c dcBA G2B2 GFED| F3GB3c d2B2B2:|dc|B2f2d2f2 f2B2 edcB|g3f edcB A2c2c2dc| B2f2d2f2 gfga b2f2|gfed edcB F2B2B2dc|B2f2d2f2 f2B2 edcB| e3cd3B Ac3cd3|BF3G3E DF3Bg3|f3d edcB F2B2B2||

MISS BURNETT, FASQUE'S. Scottish, Strathspey (cut time). B Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. Fasque, also known as Fasque House or Fasque Castle, is a mansion in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, situated near the village of Fettercairn, in the former county of Kincardineshire. Fasque was the property of the Ramsays of Balmain, at the time of Duff's publication headed by Sir Alexander Ramsay, 6th Baronet of Balmain. When he died in 1806 the estate the estate passed to his nephew, Alexander Burnett, who was made a baronet in 1806, and adopted the Ramsay surname. One supposes that Duff's "Miss Burnett" was a sister or cousin of the family.

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Printed sources : - Archibald Duff (Collection of Strathspey Reels &c.), 1794; p. 3.

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