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Highland Strathspey & Reel Society Concert Programme, 1911, page 2
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Z_GB1796_GRANT_979_65_PRINTEDLEAFLETS_002_002
DATE OF IMAGE
1911
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1910s
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Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
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6996
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Highland Strathspey & Reel Society Concert Programme, 1911, page 2

Strathspey and Reel Societies have been a common feature of the traditional music scene in Scotland since the formation of the first society in Edinburgh in 1881. The Highland branch was formed in 1903. One of its founder members, Alexander Grant (also known as 'Battan') was leader of the society right up until his death in 1942, a period of almost forty years.

This programme (page 2) is for a Highland Strathspey and Reel Society Annual Concert held in the Music Hall, Inverness, on Friday 24th February 1911, at 8p.m. Part 1 includes a violin solo by Mr. Grant (item 4)

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Highland Strathspey & Reel Society Concert Programme, 1911, page 2

1910s

Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Alexander Grant - Highland Strathspey & Reel Society, assorted papers

Strathspey and Reel Societies have been a common feature of the traditional music scene in Scotland since the formation of the first society in Edinburgh in 1881. The Highland branch was formed in 1903. One of its founder members, Alexander Grant (also known as 'Battan') was leader of the society right up until his death in 1942, a period of almost forty years. <br /> <br /> This programme (page 2) is for a Highland Strathspey and Reel Society Annual Concert held in the Music Hall, Inverness, on Friday 24th February 1911, at 8p.m. Part 1 includes a violin solo by Mr. Grant (item 4)