Duke of Gordon's Rant (The)

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 Theme code Index    5351 5355
 Also known as    Burns Scotch Reel, Duke Gordon, Duke of Gordon's Favourite (2) (The), Hounds in the Briar Patch, Lord Gordon's Reel, Rakes of Drumlish (The), Rocks of Antiluce (The), Lord Gordon's Reel, Pride of Kildare (3), Bohd na Hesudh
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 Structure    AAB, ABC
 Editor/Compiler    Alexander McGlashan
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Collection of Strathspey Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 7
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1786
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 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Duke of Gordon's Rant M:C| L:1/8 R:Strathspey S:McGlashan - Strathspey Reels (1786) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D B|A>DF>D A>DDB|A>DF>D A3d|B>EG>E B>EE>c|d>efd (B2 B)c| d>ef>a e>fd>B|A>FD>F A>Bd>e|f>de>B d>BAF|E/E/E F>A B2B|| f/g/|a>df>d addf/g/|a>dfd a3f|b>eg>e b>eef|gfed B3c| d>ef>a e>fd>B|A>FD>F A>Bd>e|f>de>B d>BA>F|E/E/E F>A (B2 B)|| f/g/|a>dfd addf/g/|a>dfd a3f|b>eg>e b>eeb|a>fe>d (B2 B)c| d>ef>a e>fd>B|A>FD>F A>Bd>e|f>ae>f d>BAF|E/E/E F>A (B2B)||

X:1 T:Duke of Gordon’s Reel, The T:Duke of Gordon’s Rant M:C L:1/8 R:Strathspey B:Coes Album of Jigs and Reels for the Violin (1876, p. 63) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D B-|A>DF>D A>DDB|A>DF>D A3 d-|B>EG>E B>EE>c|d>efd B2 Bc-| d>ef>a e>fd>B|A>FD>F A>B d>e|f>de>B d>B AF|E/E/E (F>A) (B2B):| (f/g/|a>d)f>d ad d(f/g/|a)>fdf a3f-|b>eg>e b>eef|gfed B3c| d>ef>a e>f(d>B|A>)FD>F A>Bd>e|f>de>B d>B A>F|E/E/E (F>A) B2B||

X:1 T:Duke Gordon M:C L:1/8 R:Reel N:A version of "Duke of Gordon's Rant" B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 2, c. 1883, No. 35, p. 7) B: http://grier.itma.ie/book-two#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=6&z=-112.2439%2C232.5084%2C3516.6742%2C1230.1919 N:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894) was a piper and fiddler from N:Newpark, Bohey, Gortletteragh, south Co. Leitrim. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D ADD/D/D ADFD|ADD/D/D BAFA|BEE/E/E BEGE|defd d2 AB/c/| dcdf ecdB|AFDF A2 Bc|dBcA BGAF|1 EFGA BcdB:|2 EFGA B2d2|| |:add/d/d adfd|add/d/d bafa|bee/e/e bege|defd g2 AB/c/| dcdf eceB|AFDF A2 Bc|dBcA BGAF|1 EFGA B2d2:|2 EFGA BcdB||