Miss Jean Robertson’s Reel

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 Theme code Index    131H3 1342
 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    2/2
 History    
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:James Aird
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:A Collection of New Strathspey Reels & Country Dances
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1795
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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 Score   (1)   




X:1 T:Miss Jean Robertson’s Reel C:John Clark M:C L:1/8 B:John Clark – Collection of New Strathspey Reels & Country Dances (1795) N:Clark was a fiddler-composer from Perth, although little is known N:about him. His volume was published by Anderson’s music shop in Perth. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D D(FA) dAfA|D2 (FA) GEEF|D/D/D (FA) dAFA|dfeg (fd)d:| g|(fd).f.g (ae).f.d|ecef gcec|(fd).f.g (ae).f.d|efga fddg| (fd).f.g (ae).f.d|ecef gcec|(fa).d.f (gb).e.g|(fa)eg (fd)(df)||


X:1 T:Miss Jean Robertson’s Reel M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:James Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 5 B:(Glasgow, 1797, No. 33, p. 13) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D D2 FA dAFA|D2 FA GEEF|D/D/D FA dAFA|dfeg fd d:|| g|(fd).f.g (ae).f.d.|(ec).e.f (gc).e.c|(fd).f.g (ae).f.d|efga (fd).d.g| (fd).f.g (ae).f.d|ecef gcec|(fa).d.f (gb).e.f|(fa).e.g (fd)(df)||


X:1 T:Miss Jane Robertson's Reel M:C L:1/8 B:John Burks music manuscript collection, dated 1821 K:D D2 FA dAFA|D2 FA GEEF|D/D/D FA dAFA|dfeg fd d:| g|(fd)fg (ae)fd|(ec)ef (gc)ec|fdfg (ae)fd|efga (fd)dg| (fd)fg (ae)fd|ecef gcec|(fa)df (gb)ef|(fa)eg (fd)(df)||