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John Bowie


Biographical info

John Bowie (1759-1815) was a Perth musician and composer of dance tunes from 1785, commencing as a music-seller in 1803, in partnership with T. Hill. Bowie and his brother, piano-teacher Peter Bowie, gave annual balls. (Glen 1, xii-xiii)

Sources authored by John Bowie

Title Year Edition
A Collection of Strathspey Reels & Country Dances 1789 [1st]
Four New Tunes n.d.