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Forum: Webmaster & Software 02-15-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By d303burrous
Re: Best software to display music on a mounted cell phone?

I'm using iOS. I don't see an app called iBooks in the app store.
Forum: Webmaster & Software 02-14-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By d303burrous
Best software to display music on a mounted cell phone?

I purchased a phone mount for my pipes, so that I can read the pipe music displayed on my cell phone.

I have a couple of questions regarding the best way to load the music into my cell phone. What...
Forum: Music 09-26-2018, 06:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,506
Posted By d303burrous
Re: Waltzing Matilda

A big thanks to all of you for your responses. I appreciate it.
Forum: Music 09-25-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,506
Posted By d303burrous
Waltzing Matilda

Am preparing a presentation in November to commemorate the end of WW1 which illustrates the role of bagpipes during that war.



I cannot find any information on Waltzing Matilda that explains...
Forum: Music 09-18-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,492
Posted By d303burrous
Forum: Music 09-18-2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,492
Posted By d303burrous
Forum: Music 09-17-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,492
Posted By d303burrous
Re: When the Battle's O'er - How many verses?

Okay, I found the Youtube clip I was listening to. It's entitled When the Battle is Over. After the march is played (A,A, B,B) what is the next part they are playing? Is it a different tune or is...
Forum: Music 09-17-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,492
Posted By d303burrous
Re: When the Battle's O'er - How many verses?

I'm interested in how we play it on the pipes NOT how it is sung. In addition to the A,A,B,B, is there a C,C, D,D?
Forum: Music 09-16-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,492
Posted By d303burrous
When the Battle's O'er - How many verses?

Does "When the Battle's O'er" only have 2 verses, or are there additional ones? Thought I heard a version the other day on Youtube with additional verses.


Regards,
Forum: Music 08-26-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,004
Posted By d303burrous
Forum: Music 08-25-2018, 09:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,004
Posted By d303burrous
Re: A Parting Glance? or Glass?

Here's where I heard it. Lone Piper, 2011 Edinburgh Military Tattoo. I though Bill Patterson said A Parting Glance. Did he say Glass?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4JM80h6ZDLE
Forum: Music 08-25-2018, 09:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 369
Posted By d303burrous
Name of this tune?

Can anyone please identify this piece for me? Thank you. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fWd8iH0uBSg
Forum: Music 08-23-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,004
Posted By d303burrous
A Parting Glance

Anybody know where I could get "A Parting Glance"?
Forum: Music 08-13-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 418
Posted By d303burrous
Piper of Loos - Air

It appears that there are two tunes called the Piper of Loos. One is a slow air and the other is a march.



I'm looking for the publication date of the Piper of Loos, the slow air.


I...
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 08-09-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 682
Posted By d303burrous
Information about Angus MacDonald?

Can anyone give me any information about Angus MacDonald, the author of the Piper of Loos? I can find lots about Laidlaw, but little about Angus. When was he born, where, where did he work, etc....
Forum: Music 08-06-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 325
Posted By d303burrous
Reflections of Panmunjom

I'm looking for a legit source for this tune.
Forum: Music 07-30-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 627
Posted By d303burrous
Hasten, come with me. Setting a course for Lewis.

Can anyone give me any background on this tune? Who wrote it? (My copy says "traditional and Dougie Pincock". Is it used as a hymn in church? Was it used during or after WW1?


Thanks for any...
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 05-29-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,722
Posted By d303burrous
Re: World War I Tunes

In preparation of the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1, I'm looking for tunes that, instead of being played during WW1, were written to commemorate different battles after WW1. Are these...
Forum: Music 03-28-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 261
Posted By d303burrous
Farewell to the Lasses of Mon Tays

Anybody know if the tune "Farewell to the Lasses of Mon Tays" has been published? It's by Jeff Victor and I heard it on the CD: "Lifescapes/Listener Favorites, Scottish Moors. I've not had any luck...
Forum: Music 10-25-2017, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,720
Posted By d303burrous
Re: Battle of the Somme, Scots Guards, Vol. 1

Thanks for your help.:thumb:
Forum: Music 10-24-2017, 07:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 991
Posted By d303burrous
Re: Simplified cabar feidh

Todd:
Why not get some bagpipe music writing software? It's not very expensive and exists for pot PCs and Apple. Then you can edit your music however you desire. I use my software a lot and...
Forum: Music 10-24-2017, 07:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,720
Posted By d303burrous
Battle of the Somme, Scots Guards, Vol. 1

In Scots Guards, Vol. 1, Battle of the Somme (391), pg. 222: In the 2nd measure of the 3rd line I only count 8 beats instead of 9. Should the dotted high A be extended for another beat, so that...
Forum: Beer Tent 09-11-2017, 07:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,934
Posted By d303burrous
Left-handed Pipers?

At Estes Park last weekend, the Longs Peak Highland Festival, I noticed when Scottish Power was playing that one of the pipers had the drones on his right shoulder and his right hand was on the top...
Forum: Music 05-20-2017, 05:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,673
Posted By d303burrous
Saudi Arabian Bagpipes during Trump Reception?

Okay, so I'm watching Trump attending a welcoming reception in Saudi Arabia and there is a Pipe Band playing "The Green Hills of Tyrol" in the background. Question: Do the Saudis have a...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 05-06-2017, 08:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,860
Posted By d303burrous
Re: Hard goose for happy neighbours?

I like to practice in cemeteries. Lots of trees, so it's cool in the summer. No one complains. And, no one gets up and leaves!
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