Robert Russell of Pilmuir
X:1 % T:Robert Russell Esq. of Pilmuir's C:Alexander Waker M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Walker - Collection of Strathspeys, Reel, Marches, &c (1866, p. 45) F:http://digital.nls.uk/special-collections-of-printed-music/archive/105875609 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Emin B|efgf eBBc|defe dAAB|efgf eBBe|dBAF (E2 E)d| efgf eBBc|dBAG FDDF|EGFA GBA^c|dBAF E2E|| e|E/E/E BA BEEd|D/D/D AF ADDF|E/E/E BA Bdef|dBAF (E2 E)e| BEBA BEdB|FDAD dDFD|EGFA GABe|dBAF E2E||
ROBERT RUSSELL ESQ. OF PILMUIR'S. Scottish, Reel. E Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. Composed by Aberdeenshire fiddler-composer Alexander Walker. Robert Russell of Pilmuir, Leven, Fife, was a gentleman farmer, a member of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, and is mentioned in agricultural journals of the mid-19th century. He delivered a lecture, "On Rotation of Crops," in 1864 to the Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester.