Mrs. Blair of Blair's Reel (1)

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 Theme code Index    1515 47bL47bL
 Also known as    Mrs. Blair of Blair's Strathspey
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Hugh Montgomerie
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Mixolydian
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Hugh Montgomerie
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:New Strathspey Reels for the Piano Forte Violin and Violoncello
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 3
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1796
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Mrs. Blair of Blair's Reel [1] M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Earl of Eglinton – New Strathspey Reels for the Piano Forte, Violin and B:Violoncello (1796, p. 3) N:Hugh Montgomerie (1739-1819) was the 12th Earl of Eglinton N:and a fiddler-composer. His collection was anonymously N:published in Edinburgh by Nathaniel Gow in 1796. K:A A(c/d/) ec Ac ec|dB =GB d/c/B/A/ GB|Ac/d/ ec Ac ec|BE EB cA A2:| ea ca ef/g/ ae|d=g dg B=G TG2|ea ca ef/g/ ae|fa Te>d cA A2| ea ca ef/g/ ae|d=g dg B=G TG2|Ac/d/ ec Ac ec|ea ca cA A2||

X:1 T:Mrs. Blair of Blair’s Reel [3] M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:William Campbell – “Book 16th of Strathspey Reels, Waltz’s & Irish Jigs for the B:Harp, Piano-Forte & Violin, with their Proper Figures, as Danced at Court, B:Bath, Williss’s, & Hanover Square Rooms” (Soho, London, 1801, p. 15) F: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:A V:1 (Ac/d/) ec Acec|dB =GB d/c/B/A/ =GB|Ac/d/ ec Acec|BE-EB cA A2:| eaca (ef/g/) ae|d=g=cg BG G2|eaca ef/g/ ae|faed cA A2| eaca (ef/g/) ae|d=gdg BGTG2|Ac/d/ ec Acec|eaca cA A2|| V:2 clef = bass [A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2]|[=G,,2=G,2][G,,2G,2][G,,2G,2][G,,2G,2]| [A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2]|E,2E,2A,2A,,2:| [A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2]|[=G,,2=G,2][G,,2G,2][G,,2G,2][G,,2G,2]| [A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2]|D,2E,2A,2A,,2| [A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2]|[=G,,2=G,2][G,,2G,2][G,,2G,2][G,,2G,2]| [A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2][A,,2A,2]|E,2E,,2A,2A,,2||