Banks of Spey (1) (The)

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 Theme code Index    1113b 527bL7bL
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Alexander McGlashan
 Book/Manuscript title    Collection of Reels (A)
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 3
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1786
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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Banks of Spey (1) (The): Annotations


X:1
T:Banks of Spey [1]
M:C
L:1/8
R:Strathspey
S:McGlashan - Reels   (c. 1786)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:Amin
E|A2 A>B A>Bc>e|d<c B>A G2 G2|A2 A>B A>B c>d|
e>cde g2 g2|a>ge>c d<ega|e<gg>B G2 GB|
A<E A>B c>de>g|e<d c>B A2A:||:c|A<E A>c A<E A>c|
B>cdB G2 GB|A<E A>c A<E c>d|e>cde g2g2|
a>g e<c d<eg<a|e<g g>B G2 GB|A<E A>B c>d e<g|e<d c>B A2 A:||
X:1
T:Banks of Spey [1], The
M:C
L:1/8
R:Air
B:James Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 5 
B:(Glasgow, 1797, No. 39, p. 15)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:Amin
E|A2 A>B A>B c>e|dcBA {A}G2G2|A2 A>B A>B c>d|e>cde g2g2|
a>ged d<eg<a|e<gg>B G2 GB|A<EA>B c>de>g|e>dc>B {B}A2 A:|
|:c|A<EA>c A<EA>c|BcdB G2 GB|A<EA>c A<Ec>d|e>cde Tg2g2|
a>gec d<eg<a|e,gg>B G2 GB|AEAB c>deg|e<dcB A2A:||
X:1
T:Banks of the Spey, The
T:Banks of Spey [1], The
M:C|
L:1/8
R:Reel
S:The Buttery Manuscript (c. 1784-1820, No. 823)
N:John Buttery (1784-1854) joined  the 34th Regiment in Lincoln, 
N:Lincolnshire, England, in 1797 and served as a fifer until discharged in 
N:1814. His large ms. contains marches, duty calls, dance tunes and airs. 
N:EASMES identifies this as the Fife MS. and suggests a date of 1780, see
N: https://www.cdss.org/elibrary/Easmes/Index.htm
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:Ador
A2 AB ABde|dcBA G2G2|A2 AB ABcd|ecde g2g2|
agec dega|eggB G2 GB|AEAB cdeg|edcB A2A2:|
|:AEAc AEAc|BcdB G2 GB|AEAc AEAc|ecde g2g2|
agec dega|eggB G2 GB|AEAB cdeg| edcB A2:| 
X:1
T:Banks of Spey [1], The
M:C
L:1/8
R:Strathspey
B:Manson – Hamilton’s Universal Tune Book vol. 1 (1854, p. 113)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion 
K:Amin
A2 A>B A>Bc>e|d<cB>A {A}G2G2|A2 A>B A>Bc>d|
e>cde g2g2|a>ge>c d<eg<a|e<gg>B G2 GB|
A<EA>B c>de>g|e>dc>B {B}A2A2:||:c|(A<E)(A>c) A<EA>c|
B>cdB G2 GB|A<EA>c A<Ec>d|e>cde g2g2|
a>ge>c d<eg<a|eggB G2 GB|A<EA>B c>deg|e<dc>B {B}A2A2:|

Banks of Spey (1) (The): Annotations