Black Girl is not Cheerful (The)
BLACK GIRL IS NOT CHEERFUL, THE (Cha n eil fonn aira n ighean duibh). Scottish, Slow Strathspey. G Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. An anonymous composition from Donald Dow's (1732-1783) Collection of Ancient Scots Music. As "Duchess of Gordon (1) (The) it was published in Niel Gow's First Collection (1784).
Printed source: Alburger (Scottish Fiddlers and Their Music), 1983; Ex. 43, p. 66.