Annotation:Mrs. MacLeod of Ellanreoch

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X:1 T:Mrs. McLeod of Elanreoch’s Strathspey M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey B:Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs (vol. 4, 1796, No. 163, p. 62) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D A|d>gTfe d>Bad|B<Fd<F BEEc|d>efd f<ae<f|d/c/B/A/ dF D/D/DD:|| (d/4c/4b/)|A<DA<F ADDd|B/A/B/c/ dF BEEd|A<DA<F ADDd|B/A/B/c/ dFD/D/D Dd| A<DA<F ADDd|B/A/B/c/ dFBE Ed|A<DA<F D/E/F/G/ Ag|f>def d/d/dd||

MRS. MACLEOD OF ELLEANREACH/ELLANREOCH. AKA – "Mrs. MacLeod of Elanreoch," "Mrs. McLeod of Elanreodh." Scottish, Strathspey (whole time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB (Gow): AABB' (Athole, Skye). Eilanreach is on the Sound of Sleat, Western Invernessshire, on the west coast of mainland Scotland, and looks over to the Isle of Skye.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Aird (Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 4), 1796; No. 163, p. 62. Carlin (The Gow Collection), 1986; No. 185. Gow (Third Collection of Niel Gow’s Reels), 3rd ed., originally 1792; p. 33. Laybourn (Köhler's Violin Repository, vol. 1), 1881; p. 7. Joseph Lowe (Lowe's Collection of Reels, Strathspeys and Jigs, book 4), 1844–1845; p. 7. MacDonald (The Skye Collection), 1887; p. 40. Stewart-Robertson (The Athole Collection), 1884; p. 108.

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