OT: 5 January 1924 – H.S. Strafford “The Cowal School of Bagpipes”

The Oban Times, January 5, 1924 The Cowal School of Bagpipes Dunoon, 15th December, 1923 Sir,–Your correspondent “M ,” under the heading “Instructing Boys in Bagpipe Playing,” animadverts on the general scheme and puts forward certain questions which I would like to answer in the interests of all concerned. I note first a sentence, “At […]

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OT: 5 January 1924 – J.D. Ross Watt “Piobaireachd To the Memory of Capt. Neil MacLeod of Gesto, Skye”

The Oban Times, January 5, 1924 Piobaireachd To the Memory of Capt. Neil MacLeod of Gesto, Skye Urlar By J.D. Ross Watt Heaimbotrao uvetru hein hodin heindrin; Heaimbotrao uvetru hein hodin heaoinhun. Bis Hundun hodro, heavarla, hein hodin, heindrin; Hundun hodro, heavarla, hein hodin, heaoinhun, Hundun hodro, heavarla, hein hodin, heindrin; Heaimbotrao, uvetru, hein hodin, […]

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OT: 7 June 1924 – Hold Fast “Piobaireachd Playing”

The Oban Times, 7 June 1924 Piobaireachd Playing 28th May, 1924 Sir,–It was with great interest that I read Mr. McPherson’s [sic] letter on the above subject in the “Oban Times,” and since this subject has been brought up, I should like also to add a few remarks with your permission. It is indeed fortunate […]

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OT: 21 June 1924 – [unsigned] “Bagpipes For the Drawing Room” [ad]

The Oban Times, 21 June 1924 Bagpipes For the Drawing Room A Novel Invention A correspondent writes:–Lovers of pipe music generally, and particularly that section of them who can of necessity only hear it indoors, will be delighted to learn that after many unsuccessful attempts a pipe approaching their aspirations has been invented and patented. […]

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