McDonald's Reel

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 Theme code Index    5551H 51H2H2
 Also known as    Lord MacDonald (4), Virginia Reel (1), Leather Breeches, Leather Britches
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, United States
 Genre/Style    Contra, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    M.E. Eames
 Book/Manuscript title    M.E. Eames music manuscript collection
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 7
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1859
 Artist    Jasper Bisbee
 Title of recording    McDonald's Reel
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Edison 51278 (78 RPM)
 Year recorded    1923
 Media    
 Score   ()   




X:1 T:McDonald’s Reel M:4/4 L:1/8 R:Reel S:M.E. Eames music manuscript book, frontispiece dated Aug. 22nd, 1859 (p. 7) S: http://archive.org/details/MEEamesBook N:Eames was perhaps from Philadelphia Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G B|d3e d>Bg>B|d>Bg>B aAAB|d^cde dBgB|A/B/cBA BGGB| d3e d>Bg>B|d>Bg>B aAAB|d^cde dBgB|A/B/cBA BGG|| B|DGBG AGBG|DGBG AGAB|DGBG AGBG|dedc BGGB| DGBG AGBG|DGBG A>GEA|BAGF GFED|EFGA BGG|| B|d3e dBgB|dBgB aAAB|d^cde dBgB|A/B/cBA BGGB| d3e d>Bg>B|dBgB aAAB|d^cde dBgB|A/B/c BA BGG|| g|(dg)(bg) (ag)(bg)|(dg)(Bg) (ag)(eg)|(dg)(bg) (ag)(bg)|d>edc BGGg| (dg)(bg) (ag)(bg)|(dg)(bg) (ag)(eg)|(ba).g.f (gf)(ed)|efga bgg||

X:1 T:McDonald's Reel M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1883) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G B | d3e dBgB | dBgB aAAB | d3e dBgB | AcBA BGGB | Bdde dBgB | dBgB aAAB | Bdde dBgB | AcBA BGG :| |: B | dgbg agbg | dgbg ageg | dgbg agbg | dedc BGGE | DGBG AGBG | DGBG AGEG | BAGF GFED | EFGA BGG :|

X:1 T:McDonald's Reel M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Robbins Collection of 200 Jigs, Reels and Country Dances (NY, 1933, No. 61, p. 20) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G B|d3e dBgB|dBgB aAAB|d3e dBgB|AcBA BGGB| Bdde dBgB|dBgB aAAB|Bdde dBgB|AcBA BGG:| |:d|dgbg agbg|dgbg ageg|dgbg agbg|dedc BG G2| DGBG AGBG|DGBG AGEG|BAGF GFED|EFGA BGG:|

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