A Collection of Scots Measures (McGlashan, Alexander)

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Publisher. Info. Edinburgh: Neil Stewart, n.d.[1778].
Misc. Notes RCM Library item H382
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Work Title A Collection of Scots Measures
Alternative. Title A collection of Scots measures hornpipes jigs allemands cotillons. And the fashionable country dances with a bass for the violoncello or harpsichord
Composer McGlashan, Alexander
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 96 dances
  1. Vertigo
  2. A trip to oatland
  3. Black dance
  4. The feathers
  5. The grove
  6. Catches and glees
  7. Johnny's gray breeckes
  8. Jig
  9. La seculere
  10. The bottom of the punch bowl
  11. Bessy Bell and Mary Gray
  12. Janie drinks nae water
  13. Hallo E en
  14. Willie was a wanton wag
  15. Wap at the widow my laddie
  16. The prince of Wel's delight
  17. Jamaica
  18. Watson's
  19. East Nook of Fyfe
  20. My mother's ay glowring o'er me
  21. The lass of Levingston
  22. Come hap me with thy peticoat
  23. The bonnist lass in a the warld
  24. Miss Andy Campbell's
  25. La simplicita
  26. Steer up and had her gan
  27. What will I do ann my hoggy die
  28. Miss Nancy Campbell's
  29. Maclachlane's
  30. The lass of Patie's mill
  31. The princes royal
  32. O're the muir to Ketty
  33. La quatre complosse'a
  34. Queen Mab
  35. The hay makers
  36. The waterman
  37. The merry girls of York danced by Aldridge
  38. Danced by Aldridge
  39. Highland laddie as danced by Aldridge
  40. Slingsbie's province
  41. Ridding races
  42. Chester castle
  43. La mignonette
  44. La brunette
  45. Allemand de gracs
  46. La nevell Hollandois
  47. Minuet
  48. Cassac
  49. Paddie's resource
  50. Welcome to all strangers
  51. The blackamoore's jig
  52. Lamott's jig
  53. The king's jig
  54. Nothinghame races
  55. Downie's rigadon
  56. Lamott's rigadon
  57. The high way to Warington
  58. Britangue
  59. Les filce de Temp'e
  60. Lesplascer'e de Metz
  61. Invercauld's
  62. La nowella ballandoise
  63. La Marquise
  64. Labzassiene
  65. La Julie
  66. La double inconstance
  67. Hornpipe
  68. Danced in Harlequin Highlander
  69. Pique's
  70. The countess of Hopeton's allemande
  71. The chorus jig
  72. The Irish blanket
  73. The humours of Dublin
  74. The soldier's joy
  75. The dyester laddie
  76. Clark's hornpipe
  77. The college hornpipe
  78. Johnny Mc.Gill
  79. The louver
  80. Danced by Aldridge
  81. Danced by Aldridge
  82. The corn cutters
  83. The Queen's fancy
  84. Aldridge's hornpipe
  85. The humours of Kilkenny
  86. The wild Irish man
  87. Danc'd by Aldridge
  88. Aldridge's allemand
  89. Hornpipe danc'd by Aldridge's
  90. Molonie's gig
  91. The wheem
  92. Trip to Clumber
  93. The sow's tail to Geordie
  94. Cacina
  95. The spa dance
  96. The graces
First Publication. 1778
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation harpsichord; or unspecified treble instrument with cello