Miss Erskine of Alva

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MISS ERSKINE OF ALVA. Scottish, Reel. A Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. John Glen (1891) finds the earliest appearance of this tune in print in Daniel Dow's c. 1775 Collection of Ancient Scots Music (p. 4). Alva is in Fife.

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Gow (Complete Repository), Part 4 ,1817; p. 36. Stewart-Robertson (The Athole Collection), 1884; p. 32.

Recorded sources:

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