OT: 17 November 1934 – Donald MacIntosh “Pipes and Drums”

The Oban Times, 17 November, 1934 Pipes and Drums Glasgow, 7 November, 1934 Sir,–It is evident that the correspondence anent “Pipes and Drums,” which you have been good enough to publish, is arousing considerable notice among those interested in the advancement and progress of pipe bands. The position of the Scottish Pipe Band Association is […]

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OT 9 July 1927 – Seton Gordon “Piobaireachd Music”

The Oban Times, 9 July, 1927 Piobaireachd Music Duntulm Lodge, Isle of Skye, 3 July, 1927 Sir,–Mr. Angus MacPherson believes, perhaps, that, like the late Lord Fisher, the Piobaireachd Society has adopted the motto, “Never apologise.” Well, perhaps there is something in that, but I want him to know that the present listed tunes have […]

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OT: 15 December 1928 – Crunluath “Pipe Band Contests”

The Oban Times, 15 December, 1928 Pipe Band Contests 3 December, 1928 Sir,–As most pipers read the “Oban Times,” the columns of which invariably contain something of particular interest to admirers of Scottish music, I ventured to ask your valuable space for a few remarks on the subject of pipe band contests. Judges of these […]

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