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Tune Miss Dow's Fancy 1166

Composed by
James Scott Skinner
Published in

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Alan Macpherson (amdmac [at] blueyonder.co.uk), devier of Miss Dow’s Strathspey, writes:

“The composer of the tune ‘Miss Dow’s Fancy’ was John Reid (1869–1942), a famous Angus “Dancie” from Newtyle. He taught step dancing at the early Summer Schools and his Newtyle Orchestra provided the music for the Younger Hall dances. ‘Miss Dow’s Fancy’ was first played by John Reid’s orchestra at a Dundee Branch dance in the Training College Hall on the 14th December, 1934”

Could this be another tune of the same name?

HiddenNameArtistTypePosClip
Culla Bay Culla Bay Luke Brady's Scottish Dance Band S32 4 2/3
Duchess of Atholl's Slipper, The The Duchess of Atholl's Slipper Ron Gonnella & Andrew Rankine S32 8 2/4
Hame O' Mine Hame O' Mine Bobby Frew Trio M64 1/4
Medley-Strathspeys Medley-Strathspeys Elma Grech S32 4 3/3
Road to Forfar Road to Forfar The Deirdre Adamson Quartet S32 8 1/4
Rooftops Rooftops Scott Band and his Scottish Country Dance Band S32 8 1/7
Strathspey Strathspey David Cunningham and his Scottish Dance Band S32 8 6/7
HiddenNameTypeShapeAuthorComment
Trail Of The Swan, The The Trail Of The Swan S323/4L John Drewry
Miss Dow's Strathspey Miss Dow's Strathspey S323/4L Alan Macpherson
Aberbrothock Aberbrothock M644S George Swirles
Colliding Beams Colliding Beams M643+3RR Ingrid Kendall
Crombie Hall Crombie Hall S403/3L John Drewry
Hidden Vale, The The Hidden Vale S323/4L Iain Boyd
Kinclaven Bridge Kinclaven Bridge S324/4L Douglas Henderson
Road to Forfar, The The Road to Forfar S323/4L John Drewry
Rooftops Rooftops S323/4L Bill Little
Helen's Wedding Helen's Wedding M644/4L Harry Rhodes
Hame O' Mine Hame O' Mine M644/4L Evelyn Watkins
Kaleidoscope Kaleidoscope M644/4L Elizabeth Lee Barnes