Cotter Reel

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 Theme code Index    5551H 7b7b47bL
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Contra
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    B
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Willam Sidney Mount
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:William Sidney Mount manuscript collection
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   ()   

COTTER REEL. American, Reel. B Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Perhaps Scottish in origin.

Source for notated version: the music manuscript of Setauket, Long Island, New York, painter and fiddler William Sydney Mount (1807-1868).

T:Cotter Reel
S:William Sydney Mount manuscript  (c. 1840's)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
a | f2 (fe) fa b2 | abaf (e/d/c/B/) Ac | f2 (fe) fa !trill!b2 | af ac B3 :|
|: b | dBfB dBfB | dBfB (e/d/c/B/) Ac | dBfB dBfB | (e/d/c/B/) Ac B2 :||

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