Cottage Adjoining the Fall (The)

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 Theme code Index    356 66L1
 Also known as    Bothan an Easan
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    3/4
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Simon Fraser
 Book/Manuscript title    Airs and Melodies Peculiar to the Highlands of Scotland and the Isles (The)
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 171, p. 70
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1816 (reprinted 1874)
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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COTTAGE ADJOINING THE FALL, THE (Bothan an easan). Scottish, Slow Air (3/4 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Fraser): AABB (Martin). "The words of this melody are also printed in various collections, from which the substance may be gathered, but the air itself, as acquired through the gentlemen mentioned in the Prospectus, was never published until now" (Simon Fraser of Knockie [1]).

Printed sources: Fraser (The Airs and Melodies Peculiar to the Highlands of Scotland and the Isles), 1874; No. 171, p. 70. Martin (Taigh na Teud), 1990; p. 19.

T:Cottage adjoining the Fall, The
T:Bothan an easan
S:Fraser Collection  (1874)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
(G>A)|B2d2 (e/d/)(B/d/)|e2E2G>A|B2d2(eB)|(A2G2)G>A|B2d2(e/d/)(B/d/)|
e2E2G>A|B2 g>e (d<B)|A2[B,2G2]||(3GBd|g2a2b>a|g2B2(de)|(ga)e2(dB)|
A2[B,2G2] (3GBd|g2a2 (b/a/)g/f/|g2B2 (ba)|b2e2 (dB)|A2[B,2G2]||

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