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A Collection of Strathspeys, Reels, Jigs &c.
by John Burns



Full title: A Collection of Strathspeys, Reels, Jigs &c. for the Piano Forte, Violin and Violoncello. Composed And Respectfully Dedicated to the Rt. Hon. the Countess of Dunmore by John Burns.

Publisher: Edinburgh: Published for the Author by Robert Purdie, 70 Princes Street.

Printer: Edinburgh: Robert Purdie

Date: [1822?]

Notes:

The basslines vary from very simple four-beat lines to more sophisticated chromatic passages and some quite tricky left-hand piano writing in 'Miss Fanny How's Scotch Measure'.
The book concludes with words set to 'The King's Welcome to Scotland' (3 verses, strathspey).

Gore: B20

Biographical info: The dedicatee was Lady Susan, Countess of Dunmore (b.1774). Nothing is known of the composer.

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-En Glen.289(1)
GB-Lbl h.141.gg.(6.)

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