Scotsville reel

Also known as Scottsville.

There are 12 recordings of this tune.

This tune has been recorded together with

Scotsville has been added to 5 tune sets.

Scotsville has been added to 37 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: Scotsville
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
|:c2Ac ecfd|c2Ac f2ea|c2Ac ecfc|1B2Bc f2ed:|2B2Bc f2ef ||
|:acce AAec|acce f2ef|1 acce AAec|B2ce f2ef:|2acce daca|B2ce f2ed||
|:cAAc ecfd|cAAc f2ea|cAAc ecfc|1BBBc f2ed:|2BBBc f2ef||
|:a2ea faef|a2ea f2ef|1a2ea faec|BBBc f2ef:|2aeea daca|BBBc f2ed||
2
X: 2
T: Scotsville
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:B2 GB dBec|B2 GB e2 dg|B2 GB dBeB|1A3B e2 dc:|2A3B e2 de||
|:gBBd GGdB|gBBd e2 de|1gBBd GGdB|A2 Bd e2 de:|2gBBd cgBg|A2 Bd e2 dc||
|:BGGB dBec|BGGB e2 dg|BGGB dBeB|1A3B e2 dc:|2A3B e2 de||
|:g2 dg egde|g2 dg e2 de|1g2 dg egdB|A3B e2 de:|2gddg cgBg|A3B e2 dc||
# Added by JACKB .

Seven comments

That is a Cape Brerton Tune. ( please don’t say that to the tune police )
Source: "My Roots Are Showing"by Natalie MacMaster
Transcription: gian marco pietrasanta

I really like this tune….nice bright key + good rhythm = Fab

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In G Major

X: 1
T: Scotsville
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
R: reel
K: Gmaj
|:B2 GB dBec|B2 GB e2 dg|B2 GB dBeB|1A3B e2 dc:|2A3B e2 de||
|:gBBd GGdB|gBBd e2 de|1gBBd GGdB|A2 Bd e2 de:|2gBBd cgBg|A2 Bd e2 dc||
|:BGGB dBec|BGGB e2 dg|BGGB dBeB|1A3B e2 dc:|2A3B e2 de||
|:g2 dg egde|g2 dg e2 de|1g2 dg egdB|A3B e2 de:|2gddg cgBg|A3B e2 dc||

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why put it in G when it sounds SO much better in A???

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does anyone no if this tune is public domain?

Yes it is. The composer died in 1939.

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