Pipe Reel (1)

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X:1 T:Pipe Reel [1] M:C| L:1/8 B:Mulhollan - Selection of Irish and Scots Tunes (Edinburgh, 1804, p. 21) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Amix e|cAAe (c/d/e) Ae|cAAc c/d/e {e}d2|cAAe c/d/e A=c|BGGB d2Be| cAAe (c/d/e) Ae|(cA)Ac c/d/e {e}d2|faeg faeg|BGGB d2 dB|| cAeA f[Ae][Ae]A|cAeA c/d/e {e}d2|cAeA fAeA|BGGB d2 Be| cAeA f[Ae][Ae]A|cAeA c/d/e {e}c2|f/g/a eg f/g/a eg|dBGB d2B||



PIPE REEL [1]. AKA and see "Soldier's Dance (2) (The)." Scottish, Pipe Reel (cut time). A Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. Fr. John Quinn finds cognates as "Soldier's Dance (2) (The)" in the c. 1880's music manuscript collection of Co. Leitrim musician Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894), and the closely related "Captain Ross (2)" and less closely related "Lowlander's Hunt (The)."

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Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - John Gow (A Favorite Collection of Slow Airs, Strathspeys and Reels), London, c. 1804; p. 15. Edmund Lee (Mrs. Parker's Selection of Scotch Tunes, Strathspeys and Reels), Dublin, n.d.; p. 6 (early 19th cent.). Mulhollan (Selection of Irish and Scots Tunes), Edinburgh, 1804; p. 21.

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