Banks of Locheil (The)

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 Theme code Index    111H4 7bL7bL45
 Also known as    Braigh Loch Iall (2), Braes of Lochiel (The)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Christine Martin
 Book/Manuscript title    Ceol na Fidhle vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 7
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1991
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 Title of recording    
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Banks of the Locheil." AKA and see "Braes of Lochiel (The). A slow air in Scotland, although members of the Beaton family (Mabou, Cape Breton) play it as an undotted jig. It was originally "Braes of Lochiel" in Captain Simon Fraser's Airs and Melodies Peculiar to the Highlands... (1816), set in 3/4 time.

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