Annotation:Miss Johnston of Hilton (2)

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X:1 T:Miss Johnston of Hilton [2] M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey B:Stewart-Robertston – The Athole Collection (1884) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Ddor D<d d>B c>GE>C|D<d d>e f>de>c|f>de>c G>FE>C|D<d f>d e>^c d2:| a<d f>d g<c e>g|a<d f>d a<d g>_b|a<d f>d g<c e>g|a<f g>e A^c d2| a<d f>d g<c e>g|a<d f>d a<d f>d|g<_bf>a g<c e>g|a<f g>e A^c d2||

MISS JOHNSTON OF HILTON [2]. Scottish, Strathspey. D Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. John Glen (1891) finds the earliest appearance of a tune by this name in Biography:Daniel Dow's c. 1775 collection (p. 14). The melody appears in wikipedia:Niel_Gow’s 2nd Collection of 1778 attributed to Gow himself.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Gow (Second Collection of Niel Gow’s Reels), 1788, 3rd edition; p. 5. Stewart-Robertson (The Athole Collection), 1884; p. 71.

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