Countess of Haddington (The)

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 Theme code Index    3L13L1 6L5L2L2
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Niel Gow
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double), Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    C
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Niel Gow
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Second Collection of Niel Gow's Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 9
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1788
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   ()   

COUNTESS OF HADDINGTON, THE. Scottish, Reel or Strathspey. B Flat Major (Skye): C Major (Surenne). Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Surenne): AAB (Skye). Composed by the great Scots fiddler Niel Gow (1727-1807).

Printed source: Gow (Second Collection of Niel Gow's Reels), 3rd ed., p. 9; 1788. MacDonald (The Skye Collection), 1887; p. 132. Surenne (Dance Music of Scotland), 1852; p. 108.

T:Countess of Haddington, The
S:MacDonald - Skye Collection  (1887)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
F|(D/E/F) BF (D/E/F) BF|GEFD Ccc>d|(D/E/F) BF (D/E/F) Bg|fd (e/d/)c/B/ FBB:|
d|B/c/d/e/ fb Bbfd|e(d/c/) (e/d/)c/B/ G(cc)d|(B/c/d/e/) fb Bbfd|ed/c/ (e/d/)c/B/ FBB>d|
(B/c/d/e/) fb Bbfd|e(d/c/) (e/d/)c/B/ G(cc>)d|B<FD<F D<FD<g|f>d (e/d/)c/B/ FBB||
T:Countess of Haddinton, The
S:Surenne - Dance Music of Scotland, pg. 108  (1852)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
G | E/4F/2<G) cG (E/4F/2<G) cG | AF (A/G/F/E/) Dd2e | (E/4F/2<G) cG (E/4F/2<G) ca | 
ge (f/e/d/c/) GccG | E/4F/2<G) cG (E/4F/2<G) cG | AF (A/G/F/E/) Dd2e | (E/4F/2<G) cG (E/4F/2<G) ca | 
ge (f/e/d/c/) Gcc || e | (c/d/e/f/) gc' cc'ge | fd (f/e/d/c/) Ad2e | (c/d/e/f/) gc' cc'ge | fd (f/e/d/c/) Gcce | 
(c/d/e/f/) gc' cc'ge | fd (f/e/d/c/) Ad2e | (c/d/e/f/) gc' cc'ge | fd (f/e/d/c/) Gcc ||