John Stewart reel

Also known as Mr John Shaw Stewart’s Strathspey.

There is 1 recording of a tune by this name.

John Stewart has been added to 4 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: John Stewart
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gdor
DGGA BdcB|AFF2 FdcF|DGGA (3Bcd fd|cAfc AGGF|
DGGA BdcB|AFF2 FdcF|DGGA (3Bcd fd|cAfc AGG2||
g2ga b2ag|fcac gcfc|dgga bgag|fdcA BGG2|
g2ga b2ag|fcfg agfa|g2fg dfcf|AFcA G2GF||
X: 2
T: John Stewart
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gdor
G | DGG>c B/c/d c>B | A>Fc>F d>Fc>F | DGG>c d>efd | c<Af>A G2 G :|
A | Ggg>a b2 ag | f>ca>c f>ca>f | dgg>a b2 ag | f>dc>A G2 G>A |
Ggg>a b2 ag | f>cf>g a>gfa | g>af>g d>e c<f | A>Fc>A G2 G |]

Two comments

John Stewart

This is how I hear it on Fiddle Sticks, track 8b.

John Stewart, X:2

X:2 is found in Niel Gow’s 1st Collection of 1784 under the title "Mr John Shaw Stewart’s Strathspey".