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TITLE
Music for 'Glengrant' by Scott Skinner
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1796_GRANT_979_65_MISC_004_029_002
SOURCE
Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
ASSET ID
6789
KEYWORDS
dances
fiddlers
fiddling
composers
dancing-masters
strathspeys
Music for 'Glengrant' by Scott Skinner

This is the sheet music for 'Glengrant', a strathspey composed by Scott Skinner and contained within his 'Monikie Series' (No. 2). The sheet is signed, 'To / Scott Skinner Grant / at the front / fae a man at back / 'King'. Scott Skinner Grant was one of Alexander Grant's sons, named after his father's friend.

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 'Glengrant' by Scott Skinner

dances; fiddlers; fiddling; composers; dancing-masters; strathspeys

Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Alexander Grant - printed sheet music

This is the sheet music for 'Glengrant', a strathspey composed by Scott Skinner and contained within his 'Monikie Series' (No. 2). The sheet is signed, 'To / Scott Skinner Grant / at the front / fae a man at back / 'King'. Scott Skinner Grant was one of Alexander Grant's sons, named after his father's friend.<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