Scotsville reel

Also known as Scottsville.

There are 12 recordings of a tune by this name.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with Anne McQuarrie’s (a few times), Hamish The Carpenter (a few times) and Put Me In The Big Chest (a few times).

Scotsville has been added to 4 tune sets.

Scotsville has been added to 36 tunebooks.

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Two settings

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||
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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