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Old 06-07-2018, 08:11 AM   #11
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Weird Jig, written by Colin Magee, City of Victoria
Lionel the Dubh
Lucy Cassidy
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Old 06-07-2018, 08:40 AM   #12
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Easy for me: the best 6/8 ever written, Mrs. Lily Christie.
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Old 06-07-2018, 08:47 AM   #13
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Weird Jig, written by Colin Magee, City of Victoria
Lionel the Dubh
Lucy Cassidy
I cant seem to find that one anywhere. Do you have link to a video, or the music?
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Old 06-07-2018, 10:28 AM   #14
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Heroes of St. Valery. A beautiful and grand little-played 4-part retreat. I don't understand why it's not more common.

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Old 06-07-2018, 10:55 AM   #15
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Heroes of St. Valery. A beautiful and grand little-played 4-part retreat. I don't understand why it's not more common.

Cheers.

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I agree, it's a fantastic tune. Alasdair Gillies intoduced it to me at the Gaelic College long ago and its still one of my favourites.

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Old 06-07-2018, 11:07 AM   #16
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I like Farewell to Nigg.

Where can I get music for the Curlew?
If you just do a Google search on The Curlew bagpipe music and click the Images tab, several settings pop up.
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Old 06-07-2018, 03:39 PM   #17
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Hmmm. I'm gonna forget something, but, dealing with only Ceol Beag here:


The Hills of Glenorchy
Leaving Port Askaig
Men of Argyll
Johnnie Cope
The 10th Bn. HLI Crossing the Rhine


and, of course....


Amazing Grace


(ha!! Just kidding about that last)
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Old 06-07-2018, 04:34 PM   #18
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and, of course....


Amazing Grace


(ha!! Just kidding about that last)
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"Can you play Amazing grace?"




Mmmmmm... No....
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Old 06-07-2018, 04:39 PM   #19
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So far I like:


Parker's welcome to Perthshire

Millbank cottage

(Hoping to learn those two)


Siege of Delhi

Brig'o'perth

Corn Riggs

Heights of Dargai

Seann Triubhas

Leaving port Askaig

1st Battalion Scots Guards farewell to Cyprus

Captain C.R. Lumsden

Highland Brigade at Magerfonstein
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Any tune I have just accomplished, whether I've just learned it, arranged it or composed it.
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