Set Tunes 2015

THE PIOBAIREACHD SOCIETY SET TUNES FOR 2015

The Piobaireachd Society recommends the following for competitions in 2015:

A. SENIOR COMPETITIONS

Lament for Donald Ban MacCrimmonPS 2 , K
Lament for the Duke of HamiltonPS 3 , K
Lament for the ChildrenPS 3 , K
John Garve MacLeod of Raasay’s LamentPS 5 , K
Lament for the Earl of AntrimPS 3, K
Mrs MacLeod of Talisker’s SalutePS 11
MacLeod of Colbeck’s LamentPS 10
Patrick Og MacCrimmon’s LamentPS 3, K

Competitors will submit four of the above tunes, one of which they will be required to play. PS = Piobaireachd Society Collection K = Kilberry Book of Ceol Mor

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

B. GOLD MEDAL COMPETITIONS

Competitors will submit eight tunes of their own choice, one of which they will be required to play.

C. SILVER MEDAL COMPETITIONS

Competitors will submit six tunes of their own choice, one of which they will be required to play.

Settings

Competitors are not restricted to settings in the Piobaireachd Society Collection and KilberryBook. Thosewhowishtoplayalternativesettingsshouldsubmitlegiblescores, indicating the origins of the settings, to competition organisers along with their tune selections.

This announcement is made by the Piobaireachd Society to ensure earliest publication. It is without prejudice to any arrangements made by either the Argyllshire Gathering or the Northern Meeting.