One Fiddle Tune, Four Basslines

McGuinness, D. (2016) One Fiddle Tune, Four Basslines. North Atlantic Fiddle Convention, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada, 13-17 Oct 2015.

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Video presentation (duration 3'49) about four basslines for the fiddle tune Invercald's Rant, all appearing in Scottish printed sources between 1761 and 1790. The basslines demonstrate a surprising variety of views about the harmonic structure of the tune. The presentation was produced at the North Atlantic Fiddle Convention 2015 at Cape Breton University.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:McGuinness, Professor David
Authors: McGuinness, D.
Subjects:M Music and Books on Music > M Music
College/School:College of Arts & Humanities > School of Culture and Creative Arts > Music
Published Online:27 September 2016

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Project CodeAward NoProject NamePrincipal InvestigatorFunder's NameFunder RefLead Dept
553911Bass culture in Scottish musical traditionsDavid McGuinnessArts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)AH/J008613/1CCA - MUSIC