Miss Dundas’s Reel
X:1 T:Miss Dundas's Reel M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B: Daniel Dow – Twenty Minuets and Sixteen Reels or Country Dances (c. 1775, p. 34) B: https://digital.nls.uk/special-collections-of-printed-music/archive/106036425 Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Gdor d|G/G/G (dc) (d2 d)g|f(dTc>A) FGAF|G/G/G (BG) B (d2f)|AFcA G3:| f|g(aTg>f d)fga|f(dTc>A F)cAf|g(aTg>f d)fag|f(dTc>A G3)f| g(aTg>f) d)fga|(f/d/c) (d/c/A) cdfa|gafg dfcf|AFcA G3||
MISS DUNDAS('S REEL). Scottish, Reel or Strathspey (cut time). G Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. John Glen (1891) finds the earliest appearance of this tune in print in Daniel Dow's (1732-83) A Collection of Ancient Scots Music for the Violin, Harpsichord, or German Flute never before printed (Edinburgh, c. 1775, p. 14). Dow also printed the same tune around the same time in his Twenty Minuets and Sixteen Reels or Country Dances (p. 34).
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