Gow's Repository of the Dance Music of Scotland (Gow, Niel)
Edinburgh: Robert Purdie, n.d. (Parts 1-3)
Edinburgh: for the Proprietors, n.d. (Part 4)
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|Work Title||Gow's Repository of the Dance Music of Scotland|
|Alternative Title||1, 3, 4. Part First [Third] [Fourth] of The Complete Repository of Original Scots Slow Strathspeys and Dances: the Dances arranged as Medleys, for the Harp, Piano-Forte, Violin and Violoncello, &c. |
2. Part Second of The Complete Repository of Original Scots Tunes, Strathspeys, Jigs and Dances (The Dances arranged as Medleys in their respective Keys), for the Harp, Piano-Forte, Violin and Violoncello, &c.
|First Publication||1799 (Part 1), 1802 (Part 2), 1806 (Part 3), 1817 (Part 4)|
|Dedication||1. Her Grace the Duchess of Gordon |
2. Her Grace the Duchess of Buccleuch
3. The Right Honourable the Countess of Loudoun & Moira
4. The Nobility and Gentry of Scotland
|Instrumentation||harp or piano, violin and cello (in various combinations - essentially violin & unfigured continuo)|
The title used for this page (which is the title of a later edition of the Repository) is preferred over the longer titles of the earlier editions.