Mr. Oswald of Auchincruive

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 Theme code Index    1333 527L2
 Also known as    Balquidder Strathspey (The)
 Composer/Core Source    Robert Mackintosh
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:James Hunter
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Fiddle Music of Scotland
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 83
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1988
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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X: 1
T: Mr. Oswald of Auchincruive
T: the Balquidder Strathspey
R: strathspey
B: RSCDS 24-2
B: RSCDS 14-__
Z: 1997 by John Chambers <>
N: There is also a "Miss Oswald of Auchincruive" by Nathaniel Gow, a completely different tune.
M: C
L: 1/8
K: G
D \
| "G"G>A B<d B>A B<g | d<B A>G "D7"F<A A>B \
| "G"G/A/B B<B "(Em)"B>A B<g | "D7"d<B A>G "G"D<G G :|
f \
| "G"g>a b<g "D7"f<d a<f | "G"g/f/g/a/ b>g "D7"f<a a>f \
| "G"g>a b<g "D7"f<d a<f | "C"g<e "D7"d>c "G"B<G G |]
f \
| "G"g>a b<g "D7"f<d a<f | "G"g/f/g/a/ b>g "D7"f<a a>f \
| "G"g<b "D"a<b "Em"g<a "Bm"f<g | "Am"e<a "D7"f<d "G"g>a g |]

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