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 Theme code Index    13b53b 5L327bL
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    J. Scott Skinner
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AA'B
 Editor/Compiler    J. Scott Skinner
 Book/Manuscript title    Harp and Claymore Collection
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 65
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1904
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   ()   

CORTES GARDENS. Scottish, Strathspey. E Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. Composed by the self-styled 'Strathspey King', the great Scots fiddler-composer J. Scott Skinner (1843-1927). The melody first printed in his Scottish Violinist collection (pub. by Bayley & Ferguson, Glasgow, 1900).

Printed sources: Skinner (The Scottish Violinist); 1900; p. 14. Skinner (Harp and Claymore), 1904; p. 65.

T:Cortes Gardens
S:Skinner - The Scottish Violinist
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
B,|E2 G>E B>EG>E|B,>EG>E F<D D>(F|E>)GB>(^d e>)BG>E|1 (A/B/c) B>AG>F E:|2 (A/B/c) B>^d e>F E|| 
F | {F}G2 D>G B,>G G,>G |B,>G G,>G {E/F/}E>(A, A,>)(F | G>)(Bd>)(f g>)dB>G | (A/B/c B>)^d e>E[BE>]F | 
{F}G2 D>G B,>G G,>G | B,>G G,>G {E/F/}E>A, A,>F | (3GAB (3ABc (3Bcd (3cde | (3dcB (3cBA (3BAG (3FE^D || 

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