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 Theme code Index    351H1H 3H4H2H6
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AABB'
 Editor/Compiler    James S. Kerr
 Book/Manuscript title    Merry Melodies vol. 3
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 26, p. 6
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1880's
 Artist    John Cunningham
 Title of recording    Fair Warning
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Green Linnet SIF 1047
 Year recorded    1985
 Media    
 Score   ()   


CRARAE. Scottish, Reel. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. Crarae is a village on the banks of Loch Fyne in Argyll and Bute, on the west coast of Scotland. Today it's the site of magnificent gardens, established in the early 20th century by Grace, Lady Campbell. Prior to that the site was probably better-known for a megalithic ruin, a good example of a Clyde chambered cairn and the nearby round cairn, known as the 'Fairy Knowe'.

Printed source: Kerr (Merry Melodies), vol. 3; No. 26, p. 6.

Recorded source: Green Linnet SIF 1047, John Cunningham - "Fair Warning" (1985).


X:1
T:Crarae
M:C
L:1/8
R:Reel
S:Kerr - Merry Melodies, vol. 3, No. 26  (c. 1880's)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:D
FAAB d2 (de)|fdgf edBd|FAAB defb|afef d/d/d d2:|
|:afef d2 (BA)|BdAd BdAb|1 afef defd|BdAF E2 (ea):|2
 afef defb|afef d/d/d d2||


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