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Scottish Strathspey, composed by Neil Gow & first published in 1809.
Played on Hammered Dulcimer, English Concertina, Fiddle & Bodhran.
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Yet another new tune for my tune book. Ta!


Basic ABC:


%A lightly edited tune from the Traditional Tune Archive: https://tunearch.org/wiki/TTA
B:Stewart-Robertson - The Athole Collection  (1884)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
M:4/4 %was C
|: g | G<G d>c d<f ~g2 | f>c d<f c>B A<F | G<G d>c A>cd>g | f>g a>A G2 G :|
A | G<g g>f g<a ~a2 | f>ga>g f>d f<c | d<g ~g>f d>fg>a | f>ga>A G2 G>A |
G<g g>f g<a ~g2 | f>ga>g f>d f<c | d<cd<f ~g>f g<a | f>ga>A G2 G ||


One of three settings in the TTA. I think I got the key right? One of these settings gives the composer as Nathaniel Gow, so I'm a little puzzled. I thought Nathaniel was Neil (Niel) Gow's son?

Edited by lachenal74693
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