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 Theme code Index    11H7b4 3b7bL7bL3b
 Also known as    Laodh mo chroidh Alastir, Sandy is My Darling
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    2/2
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:James Aird
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Aird's 6th and Last Volume of Scotch English Irish and Foreign Airs
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 15, p. 7
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1803
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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X:1 T:Lochness M:C| L:1/8 R:Strathspey B:Aird – Sixth and Last Volume of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs (1803, No. 15, p. 7) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Amin A|A/A/A a2 g>ed>e|c<GG>E G>AcG|A/A/A a2 g>ede|d<AB>G A/A/A A:| B|A>Bcd e>cde|G/G/G G>E c<GG>c|A>Bcd e>gd>e|c<AB>G A/A/A AB| A>Bcd e>cde|G/G/G G>E cGG (e/g/|a>)(eg>)d e>cde|c<AB>G A/A/A A||

X:1 T:Loch Ness. A Troop M:C| L:1/8 R: S:The Buttery Manuscript (c. 1784-1820, No. 39, p. 9) N:John Buttery (1784-1854) joined the 34th Regiment in Lincoln, N:Lincolnshire, England, in 1797 and served as a fifer until discharged in N:1814. His large ms. contains marches, duty calls, dance tunes and airs. N:EASMES identifies this as the Fife MS. and suggests a date of 1780, see N: https://www.cdss.org/elibrary/Easmes/Index.htm Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Bmin B|B/B/B b2 a>fef|dAAF ABdA|B/B/B b2 a>fef|d>Bc>A B/B/B B2:| |:c|B>cd>e f>ed>f|A/A/A AF dAAd|B>cde faef|d>Bc>A B/B/B B2:|]