The Piobaireachd Society
Patron HM The Queen

THE PIOBAIREACHD SOCIETY SET TUNES FOR 2016

The Piobaireachd Society recommends the following lists of tunes for competitions in 2016:

A. SENIOR COMPETITIONS

The Bells of Perth PS 2, K
Scarce of Fishing PS 3, K
The Earl of Ross’s March PS 10
The MacDonalds’ Salute (Corrected version) (*) PS 11
Lament for Hugh PS 13
MacLeod of MacLeod’s Lament PS 15, K
A Son’s Salute to his Parents Donald MacLeod Book
The Phantom Piper of Corrieyairack (*) PS 20th Century Book

Competitors will submit four of the above tunes, one of which they will be required to play.
Scores for tunes marked (*) are available on the PS website at: www.piobaireachd.co.uk

B. GOLD MEDAL COMPETITIONS

Lament for MacSwan of Roaig PS 1, K
The Battle of Waternish PS 2, K
The Gathering of Clan Chattan PS 2, K
Mary’s Praise PS 5, K
My King has landed in Moidart PS 5, K
Isabel Mackay PS 6, K
I got a Kiss of the King’s Hand PS 7, K
The Stewarts’ White Banner PS 7

Competitors will submit four of the above tunes, one of which they will be required to play.

C. SILVER MEDAL COMPETITIONS

Lament for the Castle of Dunyveg PS 1
Hector MacLean’s Warning (#) PS 2
The Rout of the MacPhees (#) PS 4
A Flame of Wrath for Patrick Caogach PS 5, K
I am Proud to play a Pipe PS 6, K
Castle Menzies PS 8
The MacDonalds are Simple (#) PS 9
The Piper’s Warning to his Master PS 12, K

Competitors will submit four of the above tunes, one of which they will be required to play.
For the purposes of the Silver Medal competitions, tunes marked (#) require crunluaths a mach.

PS = Piobaireachd Society Collection K = Kilberry Book of Ceol Mor

Competitors are not restricted to settings in the Piobaireachd Society Collection and Kilberry Book. Those who wish to play alternative settings should submit legible scores, indicating the origins of the settings, to competition organisers along with their tune selections.

Altogether different tunes known by the same or similar names will not be accepted as alternatives.

This announcement is without prejudice to any arrangements made by the Argyllshire Gathering or the Northern Meeting.

For the Music Committee
Alan Forbes, Honorary Secretary
24 Garscube Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 6BN