malcombpiper’s one hundred and forty comments

  • Looking again…

    Just re-discovered this thread. There are echoes of Bonnie Anne in this tune. more…

  • Duplicate

    Hi, Craig. I am a regular at this session and posted it here when it started up a couple years ago. more…

  • Alas…

    The Anchor is now shuttered and the core session players are on the search for a venue. Scottish Sessions are still ongoing at the Skagit Brewery in Mt Vernon on the second Sunday. more…

  • The pipe tune…

    Same setting (which seems to be bang on) transposed up to its original key: more…

  • Video…

    That would be this one: more…

  • Original release

    This album is a series of traditional and original music that Capercaillie contributed to the GTV/Channel 4 programme "The Blood is Strong." more…

  • Track listing

    I'm not finding this on any Capercaillie track listings. Which album is it on? more…

  • for the pipers

    Here's a setting in a pipe-friendly key from Dr. Angus MacDonald who may have got the tune while practicing medicine in Cape Breton. more…

  • Schedule

    I haven't checked in on this one for a while. We are going pretty steady, still meeting the 2nd Sunday starting at 3:00 PM and usually go until 6:00. more…

  • Economy of parts

    Gary West has been teaching this at smallpipes workshops in North America. Not sure where he got his setting from but it is a bit more economical of parts, if time and/or memory are at a premium. more…