“Highland” Tune ID

“Highland” Tune ID

https://youtu.be/4sfhbm0xNOc

Song is called "Highland Dance", but definitely doesn’t sound like a highland fling, more like a waltz. Anyone know if this tune has a name, or do you think it’s just one that the artist created?

Re: “Highland” Tune ID

sounds like a New Age-y made up thing - the picture and the title say it all really.

Re: “Highland” Tune ID

Yes I’d agree with christy, just like so much of the music masqueradeing as trad these days as per our university discussion the other day . …. modern tunes they are called ….

Re: “Highland” Tune ID

Not sure what counts as ‘modern’ Will, there have been some cracking tunes composed over the past few decades, that have been absorbed into the tradition, Phil Cunningham, Mike McGoldrick, Fred Morrison to name but 3…………….
[and of course the late Paddy Fahey!]