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The Brig o' Dee
ID JSS0133
Title The Brig o' Dee
Document Reference MS2726/134
Format 223 x 255 mm
Medium Handwritten manuscript on music manuscript paper with notes
Item Type Manuscript
Subject Music, Strathsepy, The Brig o'Dee
Item Description Manuscript in Skinner's hand. His note reads 'Dunnottar Castle' 'Currie's Ramble' are attributed to same source. perhaps David Young his brother - John Young was a well known violin maker in Aberdeena and repaired the Editor's Fathers violin in order that he might learn again with the left hand having shot off some fingers at a marriage.' James Young (c. 1815-1851) was born in Montrose, and led the band of the Theatre Royal, Aberdeen, for many years. He wrote 'Dunottar Castle', also published in the Harp and Claymore.
Creator James Young
Creator Manuscript James Scott Skinner
Arranger James Scott Skinner
Time Period 1890-1900
Location University of Aberdeen
Collection Name Harp & Claymore


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