Mrs. Maitland of Freugh's Reel
X:1 T:Mrs. Maitland of Freugh’s Reel C:Robert Mackintosh M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Robert Mackintosh – “A Fourth Collection of New Strathspey Reels, also some Famous old Reels” (1804, p. 16) N:Dedicated to the Dutchess [sic] of Manchester N:Robert “Red Rob” Mackintosh (c. 1745-1808) was a Scottish violinist and N:composer active in Edinburgh at the end of the 18th century. Originally from N:Tullymet, near Pitlochry, Perthshire. He moved to London in the last decade N:of his life. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:C E|Gc (A/G/F/E/) G2 (CE)|Gcec d(DDE)|Gc (A/G/F/E/) G2 (CE)|FD (G/F/E/D/) ECCE| Gc (A/G/F/E/) G2 (CE)|Gcec d(DD)E/F/|GcBc AcGc|defd ecc|| f|ec (d/c/B/c/) acgc|BGdc Bdgf|ec (d/c/B/c/) acgc|Bdgf (eccf)| ec (d/c/B/c/) acgc|BGdc Bdgf|ecfc gcac|Bdgf ecc||
MRS. MAITLAND OF FREUGH'S REEL. Scottish, Reel (whole time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. "Mrs Maitland of Freugh's Reel" was composed by Edinburgh fiddler-composer and bandleader Robert Mackintosh (c. 1745-1808). See note for his "Mr. Maitland of Freugh Reel" for more.