Copperbeech

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 Theme code Index    1H5H6H6H 1H5H73H
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    J. Scott Skinner
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    4 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    J. Scott Skinner
 Book/Manuscript title    Harp and Claymore Collection
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 120
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1904
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COPPERBEECH. Scottish, Reel. E Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. Composed by the great Scots fiddler-composer J. Scott Skinner (1843-1927). The Copper Beech is a favorite ornamental tree. Queen Victoria planted copper beech trees during her visit to Drummond Castle in 1842 in commemoration of her stay (the castle is famous for its magnificent Italianate parterre gardens, first laid out in the early 17th century).

Printed source: Skinner (Harp and Claymore), 1904; p. 120.


X:1
T:Copperbeech
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Reel
C:J. Scott Skinner (1843-1927)
S:Skinner - Harp and Claymore (1904)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:E
B/ |.e/.f/.g/.a/ b/(e/e') | c'/e'/b/e'/ c'/f/f/g/ | .e/.f/.g/.a/ b/e/e'/e/ | (d/4c/4B/ a/f/) g/e/e/ :||
d'/ | .e'/.b/.g/.e/ B/G/E/G/|.B/.e/.g/.b/ c'/.f/.f/.d/|e'/b/g/e/ B/G/E/G/|A/B/c/d/ e/E/E/b/ | 
e'/b/g/e/ B/G/E/G/ | B/e/g/b/ c'/f/f/g/ | e/f/g/a/ b/e/e'/e/ | (d/4c/4B/ a/f/) g/e/e/ || 


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