Sir Charles Sedley's Reel

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 Theme code Index    1351H 137L2
 Also known as    Captain Reeler's Reel
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    B
 Accidental    2 flats
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:J. Alexander & Co.
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Alexander's Fifty New Scotch and Irish Reels and Hornpipes
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 32, p. 16
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1826
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Sir Charles Sedley’s Reel M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Alexander – “Alexander's Fifty New Scotch & Irish Reels & Hornpipes” (c. 1826, No. 32, p. 16) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Bb F|!segno!B2 (3dcB fBbB|B2 (3dcB AFcF|B2 (3dcB fBbB|cAFA BGG:|| DGBG dGBG|CFAF cFAF|DGBG dGBG|cAFA BG G2| DGBG dGBG|CFAF cFAF|GBAc Bdce|dcBA BG G2!segno!!D.C.!||

X:1 T:Captain Reeler’s Reel N:A nearly exact version of “Sir Charles Sedley’s Reel”, save for the N:last two measures of the 2nd strain. M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:Philip Carolan music manuscript collection N:Philip Carolan (c. 1839-1910, Ballyvicmaha, County Mayo), a musically literate N:farmer and fiddler who compiled his ms. probably during 1863-1873. S:Angela Buckley, thesis, “A Critical Edition of the Irish Music Manuscripts of S:Philip Carolan c. 1839-1910, vol. 1”, Waterford Institute of Technology, S:2007, p. 85. Carolan ms. 1, No. 77 K:Bb G|B2 (d/c/B) fdbd|B/B/B d/c/B AFcA|B2 (d/c/)B fdbd|cAFA BGG:| B|DGBG dGBG|DGBG AFcA|DGBG dGBG|cAFA BGGB| DGBG dGBG|DGBG AFcA|DGBG dBgd|c'afa bgg||