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The Kirrie Kebbuck, The Thrums Cairn, p 2 of 3
ID JSS0706
Title The Kirrie Kebbuck, The Thrums Cairn, p 2 of 3
Document Reference LO 780.89 SK3
Format 250 x 300 mm
Medium Printed Music sheet
Item Type Printed Collection
Subject Scottish Music, Strathspey and Reel
Item Description The first piece of music on this page is a continuation from JSS0705 of The Kirrie Kebbuck. The Kirrie Kebbuck was a large cheese that the Laird o' Thrums (A MacPherson) cut up with a saw. It is possible to imagine him doing this in time to the music! Click on cd25b to hear Skinner's recording. The Thrums Cairn also relates to Kirriemuir (Angus, Scotland). 'Thrums' was the name for Kirriemuir made popular by J M Barrie in his book, 'A Window in Thrums'. Compare this to a manuscript copy at JSS0232, and click on the audio link below (cd23c) to hear Skinner playing it.
Creator James Scott Skinner
Publisher Bayley & Ferguson
Time Period 1880's - 1900's
Associated Dates: Manuscript 1920's
Relationships JSS0232, JSS0237, JSS0704, JSS0705
Location Aberdeen Central Library
Collection Name Scott Skinner Album
Copyright copyright_abdnlib.shtml
Audio Note this link will open another window so you can view the music and listen to the tune cd205b cd203c


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