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 Theme code Index    51H3H2H 5555
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double), Strathspey
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Robert Bremner
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Scots Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 96
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1757
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Sir John Malcolm M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Aird - Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and B:Foreign Airs, vol. II (1785) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D d | A>Bde fdef | AA/A/ AF A2 Ad | A>Bde fdef | B/B/B dA B2B :| b | a>baf e>def | TA2 A>F A2 Af | a>baf Tedef | B/B/B dA B2 Bb | abfa Te>def | TA2 AF A2 Ad | ABde fdef | dBdA B2B ||

X:1 T:Sir John Malcolm M:C L:1/8 R:Reel S:The Buttery Manuscript (c. 1784-1820, No. 492) N:John Buttery (1784-1854) joined the 34th Regiment in Lincoln, N:Lincolnshire, England, in 1797 and served as a fifer until discharged in N:1814. His large ms. contains marches, duty calls, dance tunes and airs. N:EASMES identifies this as the Fife MS. and suggests a date of 1780, see N: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D d|A<Bde fdef|A/A/A AF A2 Ad|A>Bde fdef|BB/B/ dA B2B:| b|a>baf e>def|A2 A>F A2 Af|a>bag Tedef|B/B/B dA B2 Bb| abfa Te>def|TA2 AF A2 Ad|ABde fdef|dBdA BB/B/ dA B2B:|]

X:1 T:Sir John Malcolm M:C| L:1/16 R:Strathspey B:Köhler’s Violin Repository vol. 2 (1881-1885, p. 110) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D d2|A3B(d3e) f3d(e3f)|AA3(A3F) A4 A3B|A3B(d3e) f3d(e3f)| BB3(d3A) B4B2:||b2|a3b(a3f) e3d(e3f)|AA3(A3F) A4 A3b| a3b(a3f) e3d(e3f)|BB3 (d3A) B4 B2b2|a3b(a3f) e2d2(e2f2)| AA3(A3F) A4 A3B|A3B(d3e) (fa3) (ef3)|d3B (dcB^A) B4 B2!D.C.!||

X:1 T:Sir John Malcolm M:C L:1/16 R:Strathspey B:Kerr – Merry Melodies vol. 4 (c. 1880’s, No. 54, p. 8) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D d2|A3Bd3e f3de3f|AAA2 A3F A4 (Ad3)|A3Bd3e f3de3f| BBB2 d3A (B4B2):|b2|a3ba3f e3de3f|AAA2 A3F A4 (Ad3)| a3ba3f e3de3f|BBB2 d3A(B4B2)b2|a3ba3f e3de3f| AAA2 A3F (Ad3)|A3Bd3e f3de3f|BBB2 d3A (B4B2)||