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The Perthshire Hunt
ID JSS0091
Title The Perthshire Hunt
Document Reference MS2726/82
Format 252 x 218 mm
Medium pen & ink on music manuscript paper
Item Type Manuscript
Subject Music, Scottish Fiddle Music, Reel, Perthshire Hunt
Item Description This reel follows the previous strathspey The South of the Grampians (JSS0090) in Skinner's published Harp and Claymore collection. Miss M. Stirling of Ardoch, Perthshire, was a friend of Niel Gow (see JSS0082) and his son Nathaniel who published some of her tunes in their collections. She was one of the few women composers of dance music in the traditional style. She also published her compositions under her own name. Listen to Skinner playing the Perthshire Hunt by clicking on the audio link below.
Creator Miss Stirling of Ardoch
Creator Manuscript Gavin Greig
Arranger Gavin Greig
Time Period 1890's-1900's
Location University of Aberdeen
Collection Name Harp & Claymore
Audio Note this link will open another window so you can view the music and listen to the tune cd209c


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