Fight About the Fireside

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 Theme code Index    5362H 5353
 Also known as    Road to Arisaig, Strathspey in Memory of Angus Allan Gillis, White Clover, Fecht Aboot the Fireside
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland, Canada
 Genre/Style    Cape Breton/PEI, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double), Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4, 2/2
 History    CANADA(Maritimes/English)
 Structure    AAB, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Niel & Nathaniel Gow
 Book/Manuscript title    Complete Repository Part 1
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 91
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1799
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Fight about the Fire side M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Robert Mackintosh – “A Fourth Collection of New Strathspey Reels, also some B:Famous old Reels” (1804, p. 15) N:Dedicated to the Dutchess [sic] of Manchester N:Robert “Red Rob” Mackintosh (c. 1745-1808) was a Scottish violinist and N:composer active in Edinburgh at the end of the 18th century. Originally from N:Tullymet, near Pitlochry, Perthshire. He moved to London in the last decade N:of his life. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:C c|GcEc D(ddc)|GcEc GcEc|FdEc D(ddB)|cGAF ECC:| e|c/c/c (gc) edde|c/c/c (gc) acgc|f(aTge) dcde|GAcd {cd}e2 (de)| c/c/c (gc) edde|c/c/c (gc) acgc|faeg dcde|GAcd {f}e2 dc||

X:1 T:Fight about the Fireside M:C L:1/8 R:Reel S:John Rook music manuscript collection (Waverton, Cumbria, 1840, p. 208) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D B|OAdFd Eeed|AdFd AdFd|G3Fe E(ee)c|dABG FDD:| |:g|fdgd feeg|fdad bdad|gbaf edef|ABde {de}f2 ed:|]

X:1 T:Fight about the Fire Side M:C L:1/8 B: Joseph Lowe - Lowe's Collection of Reels, Strathspeys and Jigs, B:book 2 (1844–1845, p. 15) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:C c|GcEc Dddc|GcEc GcEc|FdEc DddB|cGAF ECC:| f|ecgc eddf|ecgc acgc|fage dcde|GAcd {f}e2 df| ecgc eddf|ecgc acgc|fage dcde|GAcd {cd}e2 dc||

X:1 T:Fight about the Fire Side M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:James Goodman (1828─1896) music manuscript collection, S:vol. 3, p. 166. Mid-19th century, County Cork Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D d|ADFd Eeed|AdFd AdFd|GdFd Eeec|dABG FDD:| g|fdad feeg|fdad bdad|gbaf edef|ABde f2 eg| fdad feeg|fdad bdad|gbaf edef|ABde {de}f2 ed|]

X:1 T:Fight about the Fireside M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stewart-Robertson - The Athole Collection (1884) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:C c | GcEc Addc | GeEc GcEc | FcEc DddB | cGAF ECC :| f | ecgc eddf | ecgc acgc | fage dcde | GAcd e2df | ecgc eddf |ecgc acgc | fage dcde | GAcd e2 dc |]