Witches (2) (The)
X:1 T:Witches , The C:Joseph Lowe M:C L:1/8 R:Reel N:A companion reel to brother Robert Lowe’s strathspey “The Warlocks” B: Joseph Lowe - Lowe's Collection of Reels, Strathspeys and Jigs, B:book 4 (1844–1845, p. 15) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Emin F|E-BBG F-DDF|E-BBF G-AB^c|dBAG FDDF|EBAF GEE:| f|gfeg Bgeg|f-dad b-dad|gfeg Bgeg|fdaf geef| gfeg Bgeg|f-dad b-dad|gfef deBd|AdFA BEE||
WITCHES , THE. Scottish, Reel (whole time). E Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. "The Witches " was composed by Scottish fiddler-composer and bandleader Joseph Lowe and is a companion piece to his brother Robert's "Warlock's Strathspey" and both were inspired by Robert Burns' poem "Tam o'Shanter" (see Lowe's "Tam's Grey Mare" for more information).