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A Collection of Marches, Quick Steps, Strathspeys, Reels &c.
by James Campbell



Full title: A Collection of Marches, Quick Steps, Strathspeys, Reels &c. Composed and Adapted for the Piano-Forte, Violin; and as Duetts for 2 Flutes

Publisher: Glasgow: A. McGoun junior

Printer: Printed & Sold by A.MacGoun Junr. Music Seller & Stationer, Argyle Street; Geo. Walker, Sculpt.

Date: 1798

Notes:

The collection opens with 'Royal Glasgow Volunteer's March'. Campbell provides mostly single note basslines, some pianistic, and some broken chords.
There are four flute duets at the end, all marches, including 'Royal Paisley Volunteers' and 'Renfrew Shire Militia'.

Gore: C12

Link: HMT, with basslines

Biographical info: Nothing is known of James Campbell, though he seems likely to have had a Glasgow or Paisley connection. His publisher, McGoun (MacGoun, McGowan, McCown) was a Glasgow book/music seller, stationer and later also papermaker; SBTI lists Archibald, Archibald Junior and Andrew.

Location(s):

GB-A
Aberdeen University Library
GB-Bu
Birmingham University Library
GB-Cu
Cambridge University Library
GB-DUcl
Dundee Central Library (Wighton Collection)
GB-En
National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
GB-Ep
Edinburgh City Library
GB-Eu
Edinburgh University Library
GB-Gm
Mitchell Library, Glasgow
GB-Grc
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow
GB-Gu
University of Glasgow Library
GB-Lam
Royal Academy of Music, London
GB-Lbl
British Library, London
GB-Lcm
Royal College of Music, London
GB-Lcs
Vaughan Williams Memorial Library, Cecil Sharp House, London
GB-Mp
Manchester Public Library
GB-Mr
Manchester University Library
GB-NTu
Newcastle University Library
GB-Ob
Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
GB-P
A K Bell Library, Perth
GB-SA
Saint Andrews University Library
GB-SHE
Sheffield University Library
IRL-Dn
National Library of Ireland, Dublin
IRL-Dtc
Trinity College Dublin

GB-A Hend inst Cam c
GB-DUcl 10460
GB-NLS Mus.E.l.219 (6) (volume also contains 'Glasgow Volunteers March by J.H. Rose, published by MacGoun)
GB-P Bfl6