Annotation:Walking of the Plaiding (The)

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X:1 T:Walking of the Plaiding, The M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey B:Stewart-Robertson – The Athole Collection (1884) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:F A|F>CC>D F>CC>D|F>CC>D G2 G>A|~F<C C>D F>GA>d|c>AG>A F2F:| e|~f>c d/c/B/A/ ~f>cf>a|f>c f/g/a/f/ g2 d>e|f<af<c d<fd<c|A>cG>A F2F| ~f>c d/c/B/A/ ~f>cf>a|f>c f/g/a/f/ g2 d>e|f/e/f/a/ f>c d/c/d/f/ d>c|A<cG>A F2F||

WALKING OF THE PLAIDING, THE. AKA and see "Lord John Murray's Reel (2)," "Tamnavuiln." Scottish, Slow Strathspey. F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. "Walking of the Plaiding" is a retitling of David Young's earlier "Tamnavuiln." Amateur musician John Grant entered a version as "Lord John Murray's Reel (2)" in his copybook (n.d., p. 32).

See note for “Annotation:Waulkin’ o’ the Fauld” for explanation of ‘walking’.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Carlin (The Gow Collection), 1986; No. 228. Gow (The First Collection of Niel Gow’s Reels), 1784 (revised 1801); p. 18. Stewart-Robertson (The Athole Collection), 1884; p. 243.

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