Scotch Reel (1)

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X:1 T:Scotch Reel [1] M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Reel B:Howe – Musician’s Omnibus, vol. 2 (c. 1865, p. 123) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion\ K:Amin E/A/ c/A/ e/A/c/A/|E/A/c/e/ d/B/B|E/A/c/A/ e/A/c/A/|a/f/e/d/ c/A/A:| |:e|a/g/a/e/ f/e/f/g/|a/f/e/c/ d/B/B|a/g/a/e/ f/g/a/e/|f/d/B/e/ c/A/A:|]



SCOTCH REEL. A Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Researcher Conor Ward finds this tune to be a minor-mode variant of the Irish “Eleventh of October.”

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - Elias Howe (Musician’s Omnibus vol. 2), c. 1865; p. 123. (perhaps the same as Edison 52295 (78 RPM), 1928, John Baltzell (Mt. Vernon, Ohio).

Recorded sources: -



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