X:1 T:Plate Rant, The M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs (vol. 4, 1796, No. 171, p. 65) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D f|d2 (fd) cecA|ddfd (f/g/a) (fd)|d2 fd cecA|Bdce dDD:| |:B|AFFA BGGB|AFdF BE-EB|AFFA BGGB|1 AFdF ADD:|2 Aaeg fdd||
PLATE RANT, THE. AKA and see "Reel (88)." Scottish?, Reel. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. A version of the reel was entered into Book 2 of the large c. 1883 music manuscript collection of County Leitrim fiddler and piper Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894).