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Niel Gow & Sons


Biographical info

Niel Gow (1727-1807), father of the famous Gow family, lived in Inver near Dunkeld. (Glen 2, viii-xiv; Grove; Alburger; Murdoch, 41-48) Gow's fourth son Nathaniel (1763-1831), violinist and Edinburgh publisher, was perhaps the most famous of the siblings; but his brothers William, John and Andrew also traded in music (John and Andrew in London). Nathaniel's son, Niel Junr., lived 1795-1823.

Sources authored by Niel Gow & Sons

Title Year Edition
The Complete Repository, Part 1 [1805] Second
The Beauties of Niel Gow, Part 1 [1819?]
The Beauties of Niel Gow, Part 2 [1819-1822?]
The Beauties of Niel Gow, Part 3 [1819-1822?]
The Complete Repository, Part 2 [1799-1813]
The Complete Repository, Part 3 [1799-1813]
The Complete Repository, Part 4 [1817?]
A Fifth Collection of Strathspeys, Reels &c. [1809?]
Sixth Collection of Strathspeys, Reels and Slow Tunes [1822]