The Piobaireachd Society
Patron HM The Queen


Compositions by Matt Turnbull

Thanks to Matt Turnbull for sending these compositions, one of which is an arrangement of that great Piobaireachd Lament for Ronald MacDonald of Morar. The Widower's Sorrow For my teacher Willie Connell on the passing of his wife Betty [audio mp3="

Archie Kenneth Quiach 2015

THE ARCHIE KENNETH QUAICH COMPETITION The twenty-third annual amateur Piobaireachd competition for the Archie Kenneth Quaich will take place on Saturday, 7th March 2015, in the rooms of The Royal Scottish Pipers' Society, 127 Rose Street Lane South, Edinburgh, starting at 10am. Entries and enqui...

James Campbell archive now complete

All of the 178 tunes played on the goose by James Campbell, son of Archibald Campbell, Kilberry, and donated to the Piobaireachd Society on his death, are now available for members.  They include several modern piobaireachd such as Lament for PM Robert Reid by William Barrie, Salute to the Isle of ...

PS book 3 now digital

Book 3 of the Piobaireachd society collection is now available digitally for iDevices and android devices via the College of Piping bookstore app, price £9.99.  Books 1, 2 and 9 are already available.  Book 3 contains Blind Piper's Obstinacy* Lament for the Old Sword, Colin Roy MacKenzie's Lament...