Annotation:Mr. George Grant’s Strathspey

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X:1 T:Mr. George Grant’s Strathspey M:C L:1/8 Q:"Slowish" C:Nathaniel Gow (1763-1831) R:Strathspey B:Gow – Fourth Collection of Niel Gow’s Reels (1800) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:E B|G>E B>G A=D F/G/A/F/|G>EA>F B>GB<e|GEBG A=D F/G/A/F/|G>EA>F B>Gc>A| DBeE A=D F/G/A/F/|GEAF BGBe|GEBG A=D F/G/A/F/|GEBG eBea|| g>e g/a/b/g/ a=d f/g/a/g/|g>e g/a/b/a/ geac'|g>e g/a/b/g/ a=d f/g/a/f/|g>e a>f begb| g>e g/a/b/g/ a=d f/g/a/f/|g>e g/a/b/a/ g/f/e/d/ c/B/A/G/|(3AcA (3GBG (3A>=D F/G/A/F/|(3zEe (3zGg (3zBb (3zee'||

MR. GEORGE GRANT’S STRATHSPEY. Scottish, Strathspey. E Major/Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. Composed by biography:Nathaniel Gow (1763-1831). See also another Gow tune dedicated to Grant, “Compliments to George Grant” or "Nathaniel Gow's Compliments to Mr. Geo. Grant."

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Carlin (The Gow Collection), 1986; No. 64. Gow (Fourth Collection of Strathspey Dances), 2nd ed., originally 1800; p. 36.

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