Transcript of tunes found in John Playford's ‘Dancing Master’, and in William Christie's 'Collection of Strathspeys'. Edit


Component Unique Identifier
MS.3300 [Glen.185]
Level of Description


  • [1820], undated. (Creation)


  • 97 Leaves (Whole)



  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    xxxv + 62 + several blank folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    Transcripts of tunes found in various editions of John Playford's 'Dancing master, including those for the treble violin (folio 32), and of tunes in William Christie's ‘Collection of Strathspeys' (folio iv verso); with notes and index by John Muir Wood (initials on folio 48 verso).

  • Bibliography

    Christie. William. 'Collection of Strathspey's' (Edinburgh. [1820]).

  • General

    The manuscript described here is part of the Glen Collection held in the printed book collections of the Library. As such, the resource is to be requested under printed book request procedures through the record in the printed book catalogue. See 'External Documents' for a link to the bibliographic description.

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