Lady Catherine Bruce's Reel (not jig) Urgent help

Steve Wyrick

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Agree with Rod; definitely a jig; "Laird of Cockpen" is the suggested tune.
If someone INSISTS it's a reel not a jig, just play a generic; they'll never
know... -Steve

On Mon, May 17, 2010 at 11:54 AM, Rod Downey <Xxx.Xxxxxx@xxxx.xxx.xx.xx>wrote:

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> lady catherine bruce's reel is a jig from the graded book. Here reel is
> what old dances used to be called. The tune ytou have found is surely the
> correct one.
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> rod
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> On Mon, 17 May 2010, Roderick Johnston wrote:
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> Date: Mon, 17 May 2010 18:51:40 +0000 (GMT)
>> From: Roderick Johnston <xxxxxxxx.xxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxxx.xxx>
>> Reply-To: xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.xxx
>> To: SCD news and discussion <xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.xxx>
>> Subject: Lady Catherine Bruce's Reel (not jig) Urgent help
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>> I have been asked to play the above REEL for a class on Wednesday night.
>> I can find no reference to a reel of that name only a jig. The dance tutor
>> says there is a reel of that name as well as the jig. Does anyone know
>> what the set tune should be.
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> Rod,
> Fort William
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Steve Wyrick -- Walnut Creek, California

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