Annotation:Mrs. Alexander Brodie

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X:1 T:Mrs. Alexander Brodie's Reel M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Donald Grant – Collection of Strathspeys, Reels, Jigs &c. (1820-21, p. 14) B:The volume was perhaps first issued c. 1790, from a penciled note in a copy. N:The collection was dedicated to Mrs. Col. Grant of Grant (“Sir James and N:Lady Grant of Grant”). S: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D f|gefd edcA|gefd B2 Bf|gefd edcA|dBAF D2D:| F|DFAF BGAF|dBAF E/E/E EF|DFAF BGAc|(d/c/B/A/ d)F D/D/D DF| DFAF BGAF|dBAF {F}E2 Eg|afge fdec|dBAF D2D||

MRS. ALEXANDER BRODIE. AKA - "Mr. Alexander Brodie's Reel." Scottish, Reel (cut time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. "Mr. Alexander Brodie's Reel" was published in Donald Grant's Collection of Stathspeys, Reels, Jigs, &c. (1820-21). There have been any number of 'Alexanders' in the Brodie clan.

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Printed sources : - Donald Grant (Collection of Strathspeys, Reels, Jigs &c.), 1820-21; p. 14. Surenne (Dance Music of Scotland), 1852; p. 162.

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