Cameron's Got His Wife Again

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 Theme code Index    1H555 1H522
 Also known as    Broigas Fada air Maighistir Ord, Cameron Has Got His Wife Again, Campbel Has Got His Wife Again, Cameron's Wife
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland, Canada
 Genre/Style    Cape Breton/PEI, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double), Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    CANADA(Maritimes/English)
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Robert Bremner
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Scots Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 4
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1757
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Cameron has got his Wife again M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Robert Bremener - A Collection of Scots Reels or Country Dances (London, 1757, p. 4) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G B|dABF AA/A/ AB|dABF E/E/E Ee|dABF AA/A/ T(f>e)|dBAF DD/D/ D:| |:g|fdaf e(gTfe)|fdfa BB/B/ Bg|fdaf e(gTfe)|dBAF D/D/D D:|]

X:2 T:Cameron's got his wife again M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:William Vickers' 1770 music manuscript book (Northumberland) K:D B|dABF A/A/A AB|dABF E/E/E Ee|dABF Dgfe|dBAF D/D/D D:| |:g|fdaf egfe|fdfa B/B/B Bg|fdaf egfe|dBAF D/D/D D:||

X:3 T:Cameron has got his wife again M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey B:Gow - 3rd Collection of Niel Gow's Reels, 3rd ed., p. 17 (orig. 1792) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D B|{A/B/}d>BAF A/A/A AB|{A/B/}d>BAF E/E/E Ec|{c}d>BAF AgTf>e|Td>BAF D/D/D D:|| g|f<df>a e<gTf>e|fdfa B/B/B Bf|(d/e/f/g/) af {f}e>def|{c}d>BAF D/D/D Dg| f<df<a e<gTf>e|f<df<a B/B/B B>g|f<da<f e<gTf>e|{c}d>BAF D/D/D D||

X:4 T:Cameron has got his Wife again M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey B:Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 4 (1796, No. 180, p. 68) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D B|d>B AF A/A/A AB|d>B AF E/E/E Ec|d>B AF Agf>e|dB AF D/D/D D2:| g|f<df<a e,gTf>e|fdfa B/B/B Bf|(d/e/f/g/) af e>def|dBAF D/D/D Dg| f<df<a e<gTf>e f<df>a B/B/B/ B>g|f<da<f e<gf>e|dBAF D/D/DD||

X:1 T:Cameron has got his Wife again M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:William Campbell – “Campbell’s 12th Book of New and Favorite Country Dances & B:Strathspey Reels for the Harp, Piano-Forte & Violin, with their Proper Figures, as B:Danced at Court, Bath, Williss’s, & Hanover Square Rooms” (Soho, London, c. 1797, pp. 14-15) F: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D V:1 B|dABF A/A/A AB|dABF E/E/E Ec|dABF AgTfe|dBAF D/D/D D:| |:g|fdfa egTfe|fdfa B/B/B Bg|fdfa egTfe|dBAF D/D/D D:| V:2 clef = bass z|D,2D,2D,2D,2|D,2D,2 [A,,2C,2]A,,2|D,2D,2C,2[D,,2D,2]|[G,,2G,2][A,,2A,2][D,,2D,2]z:| |:z|D,2D,2C,2A,,2|D,2 D,F, [G,,2G,2]G,,2|D,2D,2 [A,,2C,2E,2A,2] [A,,2C,2E,2A,2]|[D,F,]G, [A,,2A,2][D,,2D,2]D,,:|

X:5 T:Campbel [sic] has got his Wife again M:C| L:1/8 R:Country Dance B:Preston's 24 Country Dances for the Year 1799 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D c|dB AF A/A/A Ac|dB AF E/E/E EB|dBAF Agfe|dBAF D/D/D D:| |:g|fdfa egfe|fdfa B/B/B Bg|fdfa egfe|dBAF D/D/D D:|]

X: 1 T:Cameron's Got his Wife again.2voices. RH.008 R:Strathspey S:Rev.R.Harrison's MS,c1815,Cumbria O:England A:Temple Sowerby,Cumbria Z:vmp.Simon Wilson. Review PJH, 2008. M:C L:1/8 Q:2/4=60 V:1 name="primo" V:2 name="bass" clef = bass K:D [V:1]|:B|d>BAF A/A/A AB|{AB}d>B A>F E/E/E E>c|d>BAF Agfe|d>B A>F D/D/D D:| [V:2]|:z|D,2D,2D,2D,2|D,2D,2A,2A,2|D,2D,2A,2A,2|D,2D,2D,2D,:| % [V:1]|:g|f>df>a (e>gf>e)|f<df<a B/B/B B>g|f<dg<f e>gf>e|{c}d>B A>F D/D/D D:| [V:2]|:z|D,2D,2A,2A,2|D,2D,2G,2G,2|D,2D,2A,2A,2|D,2D,2D,2D,:|

X:6 T:Cameron Got His Wife Again (Old Scotch) M:C L:1/8 Q:"Allegretto" B:Wilson - Companion to the Ball Room (1816, p. 36) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D B|d>B AF AA AA/B/|d>B AF E/E/ EEc|d>B AF Agfe|dBAF D/D/D D:| |:g|fdfa egfe|fdfa B/B/B Bg|fdaf egfe|dBAF D/D/D D:|]

X:1 T:Cameron’s Got His Wife Again M:C L:1/16 R:Strathspey B: Joseph Lowe - Lowe's Collection of Reels, Strathspeys and Jigs, B:book 1 (1844–1845, p. 8) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D f2|{c}d3B{B}A3F AAA2 A3c|d3B{B}A3F EEE2 E3c|d3B{B}A3F Ag3f3e|d3B{B}A3F DDD2 D2:| g2|~f3dfa3 eg3{g}f3e|~f3dfa3 BBB2 B2g2|~f3df3a eg3{g}f3e|d3B{B}A3F DDD2 D3g| f3df3a eg3{g}f3e|f3df3a BBB2 B2c2|defg af3 eg3f3e|d3BA3F DDD2 D2||

X:1 T:Cameron's got his wife again M:C| L:1/16 R:Strathspey S:James Goodman (1828─1896) music manuscript collection, S:vol. 3, p. 160. Mid-19th century, County Cork Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D d3BAF3 AA3 A4|d3BAF3 EE3 E4|d3BAF3 Ag3f3e|d3BAF3 DD3 D2:| g2|fd3fa3 eg3f3e|fd3fa3 BB3B3g|fd3fa3 eg3f3e|d3BAF3 D3D D2g2| fd3fa3 eg3f3e|fd3fa3 BB3 B3c|(defg) a3f (3egf (3age|d3BAF3 DD3 D2||

X:7 T:Cameron's Got His Wife Again M:C| L:1/8 R:Strathspey B:Stewart-Robertson - The Athole Collection (1884) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D f | d>BA>F A/A/A A>B | d>BA>F E/E/E ~E>c | d>BA>F A<g f>e |d>BA>F D/D/D D :| |: g | f>df>a e<g f>e | f>d f<a B/B/B B>g |1 f>df>a e<g f>e | d>BA>F D/D/D D :|2 f>ga>f e<g f>e | d>BA>F D/D/D D ||