Earl of Morton's Jig

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It seems that there are two tunes with the same name.

.Earl of Morton's Jig

Composed by William Gow, 1751-1791, so probably in honour of George Douglas, 16th Earl of Morton (1761–1827)

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T:Earl of Morton's Jig
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Jig
C:William Gow (1751-1791)
B:Gow - 3rd Collection of Niel Gow's Reels, 3rd ed., p. 18 (orig. 1792)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion

Details of the second tune are as yet unknown to the Douglas Archives

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  • 3rd Collection of Niel Gow's Reels


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