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Music for Skinner's 'The Iron Man' & 'The Bungalow', front cover
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1796_GRANT_979_65_MISC_004_024_001
SOURCE
Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
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6739
KEYWORDS
fiddler
fiddlers
fiddling
traditional music
strathspeys
Music for Skinner's 'The Iron Man' & 'The Bungalow', front cover

This is the front cover of the sheet music for 'The Iron Man' and 'The Bungalow', a strathspey and reel composed by Scott Skinner, copies of which can be had from the composer at Drumblair, Forgue, Aberdeenshire. Skinner has signed the cover, 'To Battan from the Composer'.

James Scott Skinner (1843-1927) was a major figure in the development of Scottish traditional music, often referred to as 'The Strathspey King'. His great friend, Alexander Grant (familiarly known as Battan) was leader of the Highland Strathspey & Reel Society for almost forty years

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Music for Skinner's 'The Iron Man' & 'The Bungalow', front cover

fiddler; fiddlers; fiddling; traditional music; strathspeys

Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Alexander Grant - printed sheet music

This is the front cover of the sheet music for 'The Iron Man' and 'The Bungalow', a strathspey and reel composed by Scott Skinner, copies of which can be had from the composer at Drumblair, Forgue, Aberdeenshire. Skinner has signed the cover, 'To Battan from the Composer'. <br /> <br /> James Scott Skinner (1843-1927) was a major figure in the development of Scottish traditional music, often referred to as 'The Strathspey King'. His great friend, Alexander Grant (familiarly known as Battan) was leader of the Highland Strathspey & Reel Society for almost forty years