Pipe Major Joe Wilson jig

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X: 1
T: Pipe Major Joe Wilson
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:DDD GDG|BGd BAG|c2E EEE|A2G FAd|
DDD GDG|BGd BAG|c2A BAG|A4-A d:|
|:B3 BGB|d2B BAG|c2E EEE|A2G FAd|
B3 BGB|d2B BAG|c2A BAG|[1 A4-A d:|[2 A4-A B|
|:D2B DDD|GDG BAG|c2E EEE|A2G FAd|
D2B DDD|GDG BAG|c2A BAG|[1 A4-A B:|[2 A4-A d|
|:B2d G2d|Bdd BAG|c2E EEE|A2G FAd|
[1B2d G2d|Bdd BAG|c2A BAG|A4-A d:|
[2DDD GDG|BGd BAG|c2A BAG|A6|]
# Added by Doug .

Four comments

Pipe Major Joe Wilson

Heard this on Ossian’s 1997 album "The Carrying Stream". Transcribed by ear.

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Re: Pipe Major Joe Wilson

Is this Pipe Major Joseph L. Wilson (1938-2010) of the 1st Battalion Gordon Highlanders?

Re: Pipe Major Joe Wilson

I would assume so, but I don’t know for sure.

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Re: Pipe Major Joe Wilson

Joe was indeed P/M of the Gordons he also played with the British Caledonian Airways Pipe Band. I`m sure that the tune was composed by Pipe Major Angus Mac Donald , Scots Guards, who also played with B.Cal