Miss Gordon of Lasmore's Favorite
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MISS GORDON OF LASMORE'S FAVORITE. Scottish, Strathspey. A Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. The strathspey appears in the fourth collection of fiddler-composer Robert Petrie (1767-1830), born in Kirkmichael, Perthshire, although was not claimed by him (as are some other tunes in his collection).
Lismore (sometimes Lesmore or Lasmore) and Appin is a parish in Argyllshire, west Scotland, which includes the West Hebridean island of Lismore.
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Petrie (A Fourth Collection of Strathspeys, Reels, Jiggs and Country Dances), c. 1805.