Airs & dances : a collection of Scottish strathspeys for violin or other melody instruments

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  • Creator compiled by Mara Shea ; accompanying chords by Julie Gorka ; illustrations by Lisa McDonald
  • Format Music Scores
  • Contributors
  • Publication Pacific, MO : Mel Bay, [2011] ©2011
  • Physical Details
    • 1 score (117 pages) : illustrations ; 30 cm
  • ISBNs 0786683163, 9780786683161
  • OCLC ocn733913533

Notes

  • With an introduction and notes on each tune.
  • "Audio available online at www.melbay.com/22123."
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 115-116).

Contents

  • A new strathspey reel -- Ruffian's rant -- Roslin Castle -- The ewie wi' the crooked horn -- Laird of Brodie -- Panmure House/Miss Lyall -- Grieg's strathspey -- Beauty of the north -- Birks of Invermay (Scotland's first James) -- Braes o' Tullymet -- Ferintosh -- The fir tree -- Haughs of Cromdale -- Hawthorn tree of Cawdor -- Highlands of Banffshire -- Cutting ferns (Pulling bracken) -- Strath-spè -- Clach na cudain -- Let's to the Ard -- Rothemurches rant -- Athol cummers -- Don side -- Invercauld's -- They stole my wife from me last night = Ghoid iad mo bhean uam reir -- Waulking of the fauld -- The mill mill O -- O were I on Parnassus Hill -- Mary Morrison -- Tibby Fouller -- Lord Byron's -- Rob Roy MacGregor -- Gorthleck's Highland plaid -- Miss Jessie Smith -- Cock of the north -- Brechin Castle -- Bridge of Brechin -- Avimore -- Mrs. McInroy of Lude -- Monymusk (Sir Archibald Grant of Monemusk's) -- Miss Urquhart of Meldrum -- Lord Banff's -- Mrs. James Duff's strathspey -- Eglinton Castle -- Lady Glasgow -- Sir Alexander Don -- Lady Brome's -- Mrs. Adye (Mrs. Adie) -- The Duke of Gordon's birthday -- Marquis of Huntly -- Marquis of Huntly's farewell -- Miss McQueen -- Miss Admiral Gordon -- Banks o' Spey -- The forest of Ga-ick -- Croughly -- Mrs. Hugh Lumsden of Pitcaple -- The Bog of Gight -- Keithmore -- Kinrara -- Marchioness of Cornwallis -- The Marchioness of Huntly's strathspey : B♭ major -- The Marchioness of Huntly's strathspey : A major -- John French's compliments to Mr. Nathaniel Gow -- Miss Maule of Panmure -- Miss Maule -- Countess of Airly -- Captain Campbell of Carphen -- Fortingall fairs -- Lady Burnside's birthday -- Lady Charlotte Bruce -- Lady Charlotte Campbell -- Earl of Eglinton -- Miss Lucy Johnston's compliments to Niel Gow -- Wemyss Castle -- Pease Bridge -- Buckingham House (Athole brose) -- Crowhillock -- North side of the Grampians -- South of the Grampians -- Niel Gow's style -- Northern meeting -- The style of the last century -- Huntly's wedding strathspey -- Queen's landing -- Dark Lochnagar -- Tulloch Castle -- North side of Spey -- Dunnotar Castle -- Stirling Castle -- Loch Muick -- Towie Castle -- Kildrummy Castle -- Devil in the kitchen -- Aboyne Castle (The Marchioness of Huntly) -- Forbes Morrison -- John McNiell's Highland fling -- The Kirrie kebbuck -- Mr. A.G. Wilken's favourite -- The music o' Spey -- There's naething like the "Talisker" -- Tillydaff
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