Annotation:Miss Campbell Monzie (1)

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X:1 T:Miss Campbell Monzies [1] M:C L:1/16 R:Strathspey B:John Bowie – “Collection of strathspey reels & country dances &c.” B:(Edinburgh, c. 1789, p. 9) F: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:C V:1 c2|.G.G3 G4 G3E c3d|{cd}e4 d3c dD3D3G|E3GGc3 A4 a3g|e3g de3 c3C C2:| e2|g3ag3e f3gf3d|(efg2) c3e dG3G3c|AA3 TA3G A4 a3g|eg3 de3 c2C2C2e2| g3aTg3e f3gf3d|(efg2) ce3 d3GG3c|A3GA3c Aa3g3f|eg3d3e c2C2C2|| V:2 clef = bass z2|C,4C4 B,4A,2F,2|E,4F,4G,4B,4|C4E,4 F,4F,4|C,2E,2 G,2G,,2 C,4-C,2:| z2|z4z2 ^C2 D3ED2B,2|C4 ^F,4 G,6E,2|F,4C,4F,4F,4|C,2E,2 G,2G,,2 C,4-C,2z2| E4^C4D4B,4|C2B,2 A,2^F,2 G,4E,4|F,4F,4F,4 E,3D,|C,3E, G,2G,,2 C,4-C,2||

MISS CAMPBELL, MONZIE(S) [1]. AKA - "Miss Campbell of Monzie's Strathspey." Scottish, Strathspey (whole time). D Major (Kerr): C Major (Davie, Glen). Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Kerr): AAB (Davie, Glen). The tune appears in Biography:John Bowie's 1789 A Collection of Strathspey Reels & Country Dances; with a bass for the violincello or harpsichord. Bowie (1759–1815) and his younger brother Peter (or sometimes, Patrick) (1763–1846) were natives of the parish of Tibbermore in Perthshire, and earned a living teaching, sponsoring dance assemblies and concerts, and selling music and instruments in Perth.

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Printed sources : - Aird (Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 4), 1796; No. 145, p. 55. John Bowie (Collection of strathspey reels & country dances &c.), Edinburgh, c. 1789; p. 9. Davie (Davie's Caledonian Repository), Aberdeen, 1829-30; p. 19. Glen (The Glen Collection of Scottish Dance Music, vol. 1), 1891; p. 33. Kerr (Merry Melodies, vol. 3), c. 1880's; No. 5, p. 3.

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