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X:1 T:Miss Drummond of Logiealmond’s Strathspey M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey Q:"Slow" C:William Shepherd B:Shepherd -- A Collection of Strathspey Reels (1793, p. 4) K:Emin E/F/|{F}TG>E G/F/E/^D/ E>BB>F|G>Bd>B TF/A/.d/.B/ A/F/D/F/|{F}TG>E G/F/E/^D/ EB Be/f/|{f}g>e f/b/B/^d/ eTEE:|| B|e>f {ef}gf/e/TBe/^d/ eB|e>f {a}Tgf/e/ d/f/b/a/ g/f/e/^d/|e>f {a}gf/e/ Be/^d/ ec|BB, B/A/G/F/ GEEB| e>f {ef}gf/e/ Be/^d/ eB|e>f {a}gf/e/ d/f/b/a/ g/f/e/^d/|b>ga>f g>eB>G|A/B/c/A/ B/e/^d/f/ eTEE||

MISS DRUMMOND OF LOGIEALMOND. AKA - "Miss Drummond of Logie Almond's Strathspey." Scottish, Strathspey. E Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. Composed by Biography:William Shepherd (1745-1812), the tune appears in his first collection of 1793, printed in Edinburgh. In 1796 Shepherd entered in to partnership with Nathaniel Gow to form the publishing company of Gow and Shepherd. Robert Petrie printed the tune (without a composer attribution) in his 3rd collection of 1802.

Logiealmond is a settlement in Glen Almond, Perth and Kinross, on the River Almond, about eight miles northwest of Perth.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Glen (The Glen Collection of Scottish Dance Music, vol. 2), 1895; p. 47. Robert Petrie (Third Collection of Strathspey Reels), 1802; pp. 22-23. Shepherd (A Collection of Strathspey Reels), 1793; p. 7.

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