Rejected Lover (1) (The)
X:1 T:Fhear nan casun caola' T:Rejected Suitor, The B:Be Ye Merry M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:William Gunn - The Caledonian Repository of Music B:Adapted for the Bagpipes (Glasgow, 1848, p. 52) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Amix d|ceeA g2 ea|efed cAAc|AeeA g2 fe|d<ddc BGG:| B|eAed c2 Ac|eAed cAAc|eAed c2 Ac|Bgdg BGGB| eAed c2 Ac|eAed cAAc|dfdf cece|Bgdg BGG|| B|A<A a2 ge a2|A<A a2 cAAc|A<A a2 ge g2|B<B g2 BGGB| A<A a2 ge a2|A<A a2 cAAc|dfdf cece|Bgdg BGG|| g|faea c2 Ag|f>ded cAAg|faea c2 Ac|Bgdg BGGg| faea c2 Ag|f>ded cAAc|dfdf cece|Bgdg BGG||
REJECTED LOVER , THE (Fhear nan casun caola). AKA - “Rejected Suitor.” AKA and see: "Duntroon," "Glen Where My Love Is (The)," "O but Ye be Merry," "O She's Comical." Scottish, Reel. A Major (MacDonald): A Mixolydian (Ross). Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Gunn): AA'BB'C (MacDonald): ABCD (Ross): AABBCCDD (Cranford). A pipe reel derivative of Edinburgh fiddler-composer and bandleader Alexander McGlashan's "O but Ye be Merry."