Annotation:Sir George Abercrombie Bart. of Birkenbog & Forglen's

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X:1 T:Sir George Abercrombie Bart. of Birkenbog & Forglen's C:Alexander Walker M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey B:Walker - Collection of Strathspeys, Reels, Marches etc. (1866, p. 6) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion F:http://digital.nls.uk/special-collections-of-printed-music/archive/105875180?mode=zoom K:A E|A<Ac>A e>Ac>A|(A/B/c/d/) e>c f>BB>c|A<Ac>A e>Ac>B| A>FE<C (A,2 A,>)E|[A,2E2A2] (c/B/A) e>Ac>A|f>de>c (B2 B/c/d)| e>cB>c A>cF>A|E/F/G/A/ BG (A2A)||g|{g}a>e (f/e/).d/.c/ e<AA>c| A/B/c/d/ e>c {c}(B2 B>)g|a>e (f/e/).d/.c/ e<c A>C|D<FE>C A,2 A,>g| a>e (f/e/).d/.c/ e<AA>e|A/B/c/d/ e<c {c}(B2 B>)c|A>cB>d c>ed>f|a/g/f/e/ b>g (a2a)||



SIR GEORGE ABERCROMBIE. Scottish, Strathspey (whole time). A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. Composed by Aberdeenshire fiddler-composer Alexander Walker in honor of Sir George Samuel Abercromby, 6th Baronet of Birkenbog and Forglen (1824–1872). He succeeded to the title in 1855 and resided at Forglen House, Banffshire, Scotland, with his wife, the Hon. Agnes Georgiana Browne, daughter of John Cavendish Browne, 3rd Baron Kilmaine and Elizabeth Lyon, whom he married in 1849.

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Printed sources : - Walker (A Collection of Strathspeys, Reels, Marches, &c.), 1866; No. 15, p. 6.

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