Captain Keeler

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 Theme code Index    3b57b3bH 3b524
 Also known as    Captain Keller, Black-Eyed Lassie, Captain Keller's Reel, Lowland Amusement
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    2 flats
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Joshua Campbell
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:A Collection of New Reels & Highland Strathspeys &c.
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 3
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1789
 Artist    Biography:John 'Dancie' Reid
 Title of recording    Scottish Tradition 9: The Fiddler and his Art
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Greentrax CDTRAX 9009
 Year recorded    1993
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Capt. Kellers Reel M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Joshua Campbell – A Collection of New Reels & Highland Strathspeys (Glasgow, 1789, p. 3) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Gmin A|B2 (d/c/B) fdbd|B/B/B (d/c/B) TA>FcA|B2 (d/c/B) fdbd|T(c>A)FA (B>G)G:| |:G|(DG)(BG) (dG)(BG)|(DG)(BG) (AF)cA|1 (GB)(BG) (dG)(BG)| T(c>A)FA BGG:|2 (DG)(BG) (dB)(gd)|(c'a)fa bgg|]

X:2 T:Capt. Keller's Reel M:4/4 L:1/8 S:McGoun's Repository c.1803 Z:Paul Kinder R:Reel K:Gmin A|B2 (3dcB fdbd|B/2B/2B (3dcB AFcA|B2 (3dcB fdbd|c>AFA BG G2:| |:G|DGBG dGBG|DGBG AFcA|1 DGBG dGBG| cAFA BG G2:||2 DGBG dBgd|c'afa bg g2|]

X:1 T:Captain Keller’s Reel M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:John Gow – A Favorite Collection of Slow Airs, B:Strathspeys and Reels (London, c. 1804, p. 5) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Gdor A|B2 (d/c/B) gBbB|B2 (d/c/TB) AFcA|B2 d/c/B fBbB|cAFA BG G:| |:d|(DG)(BG) (dG)(BG)|DGBG AFcA|DGBG dGBG|cAFA BG G:|]

X:3 T:Captain Keeler M:C L:1/8 R:Reel S:Surenne - Dance Music of Scotland, p. 42 (1852) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:A G | A2 (3cBA eAaA | A2 (3cBA GEBG | A2 (3cBA eAaA | BGEG AFFG | A2 (3cBA eAaA | A2 (3cBA GEBG | A2 (3cBA eAaA | BGEG AFF || A | CFAF cFAF | CFAF GEBG | CFAF cFAF | BGEG AFFA | CFAF cFAF | CFAF GEBG | CFAF cFAF | BGEG AFF |]

X:1 T:Captain Keeler's Reel M:C| L:1/ R:Reel B:Milne – Middleton’s Selection of Strathspeys, Reels &c. for the Violin (1870, p. 33) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Gmin A|B2 (d/c/B) fBbB|B2 (d/c/B) AFcA|B2 (d/c/B) fBbB|cAFA BGG:| B|DGBG dGBG DGBG AFcA|DGBG dGBG|cAFA BGGB| (DG)BG (dG)BG|(DG)BG (AF)cA|(Bc)d=e (fg)fd|(cA)FA (BG)G|]

X:1 T:Captain Keeler M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stewart-Robertson - The Athole Collection (1884) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Gmin F|~B2 d/c/B fBbB|~B2 d/c/B AFcA|~B2 d/c/B fBbB|cAFA BGG:| B|DGBG dGBG|DGBG AFcA|DGBG dGBG|cAFA BGGB| DGBG dGBG|DGBG AFcA|DGBG dGBG|cAFA BGG|]

X:4 T:Captain Keeler. WES.106 M:C L:1/8 R:Reel Q:1/4=140 B:T.Westrop's 120 Country Dances, Jigs, Reels, Hornpipes, Strathspeys, Spanish Waltz etc.for the Violin, n.d.(c.1923) Z:R.Greig 2010 K:Bb E|B2(3dcB fBbB|B2(3dcB AFcA|B2 (3dcB fBbB|cAFA BGG:|! |:B|DGBG dGBG|DGBG AFcA|DGBG dGBG|cAFA BGG:|]