The Piobaireachd Society
Patron HM The Queen

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Annual Conference 2014

The Piobaireachd Society annual conference and AGM will be held on the weekend of 22/23 March in the Birnam Hotel. We hope that competing pipers will want to attend the Saturday sessions especially. All welcome.  No need to be a member of the Piobaireachd Society.  Booking for the conference is ...

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Fannet

Thanks to Ronald Smith for this article about this curiously named tune whose only source is the Campbell Canntaireachd and which is published in the Kilberry book.  Another version known as The MacDonald's Salute is in Angus Mackay's book and book 11 of the PS collection.  It is likely that this...

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James Campbell Archive expands

Lament for Donald Ban MacCrimmon, Craigellachie, Isabel MacKay, Bells of Perth, Clanranald's Salute, MacLeod of MacLeod's Lament, Blue Ribbon, End of the Great Bridge, I got a Kiss of the King's Hand now added to the collection of recordings made by James Campbell playing on the goose....

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New recordings – Malcolm Macrae and R U Brown

The first recordings we have of Malcolm Macrae have now been added to the website.  He plays Battle of Auldearn (2) Battle of Waternish Battle of Strome and The Red Speckled Bull. A recording of RU Brown playing Black Donald's March has also been added...