Annotation:Sandy Gow's Three Pints

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X:1 T:Tri Peanndin Shanndi Ghou T:Sandy Gow's Three Pints M:C L:1/8 R:Air or March B:Dow - A Collection of Ancient Scots Music (c. 1775, p. 17) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G a/f/|d<dTf>d e<c e/f/g/e/|d<df<d e<df<d|e/f/g f/g/a ec Tg(f/g/)|agTfe/f/ d2A:| |:g|(f/g/a) Tf<d e<c e/f/g/e/|(f/g/a) T(f<d) (f/g/a) T(f<d)|e/f/g f/g/a ec Tg(f/g/)|a/g/Tf(e/f/) d2 A:||

SANDY GOW’S THREE PINTS. AKA - "Tri Peanndin Shanndi Ghou." Scottish, March (whole time). G Major (Dow): A Mixolydian (McLachlane). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody earliest appears in Perthshire fiddler-composer Daniel (sometimes Donald) Dow's A Collection of Ancient Scots Music for the Violin Harpsichord or German-Flute. Never before Printed, Consisting of Ports, Salutations, Marches or Pibrachs &c., printed in Edinburgh around 1775.

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Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - John McLachlan (The Piper's Assistant - A new collection of marches, quicksteps, strathspeys, reels & jigs), 1854; No. 55, p. 31.

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