Miss MacDowal Grant's Strathspey--of Arndilly
MISS MACDOWAL GRANT'S STRATHSPEY--OF ARNDILLY. Scottish, Strathspey. C Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. Composed by William Marshall (1748-1833). Miss McDowell Grant was the daughter of David McDowell Grant of Arndilly, a land improver, according to Moyra Cowie (The Life and Times of William Marshall, 1999). They lived at Arndilly House at the foot of Ben Aigan in a wooded area. Her grandfather was Colonel Alexander Grant Chief of Grant, at Arndilly.
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Marshall, Fiddlecase Edition, 1978; 1822 Collection, p. 27. Stewart-Robertson (The Athole Collection), 1884; p. 272.