Strathspey
Strathspey Strath"spey`, n. [So called from the district of Strath Spey in Scotland.] A lively Scottish dance, resembling the reel, but slower; also, the tune. [1913 Webster]

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  • Strathspey — bezeichnet einen schottischen Tanz sowie das zugehörige Musikstück. Kennzeichnend ist die strenge Rhythmik mit vielen punktierten Noten und „Scotch Snaps“ (Sechzehntelnoten gefolgt von punktierten Achteln, lombardischer Rhythmus). Er besteht… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Strathspey — may refer to one of the following:* Strathspey, Scotland, an area in the Highlands of Scotland; * Strathspey (dance) …   Wikipedia

  • strathspey — [strath spā′] n. [after Strathspey, valley of Spey River, N Scotland: see STRATH] 1. a Scottish dance resembling, but slower than, the reel 2. the music for this …   English World dictionary

  • Strathspey — Le Strathspey est danse et une musique de danse écossaise en mesure à 4/4, habituellement écrite en croche, originaire du Speyside, région située à l ouest d Aberdeen. Portail de la danse …   Wikipédia en Français

  • strathspey — [straθ speɪ] noun a slow Scottish dance. ↘a piece of music for such a dance, typically in 4/4 time. Origin C18: named after Strathspey in Scotland …   English new terms dictionary

  • Strathspey — Sp Stratspėjus Ap Strathspey L kraštovaizdis Jungtinėje Karalystėje (Škotijoje) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Strathspey — Sp Stratspėjus Ap Strathspey L kraštovaizdis D. Britanijoje (Škotijoje) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • strathspey — n. 1 a slow Scottish dance. 2 the music for this. Etymology: Strathspey, valley of the river Spey …   Useful english dictionary

  • strathspey — noun (plural strathspeys) Etymology: Strath Spey, district of Scotland Date: circa 1653 a Scottish dance that is similar to but slower than the reel; also the music for this dance …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • strathspey — /strath spay , strath spay /, n. 1. a slow Scottish dance in quadruple meter. 2. the music for this dance. [1645 55; after Strath Spey, the valley of the river Spey in Scotland] * * * …   Universalium

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