OT: 28 June 1924 – Crunluath “Piobaireachd Playing”

The Oban Times, June 28, 1924 Piobaireachd Playing Johannesburg, 28th May, 1924 Sir, The “Oban Times” is a weekly source of pleasure to me, more especially when, as is frequently the case, it contains articles and letters on Piobaireachd. I was greatly interested in reading a contribution from Mr. George MacKay in a recent issue, […]

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OT: 12 July 1924 – J.D.R. Watt “Pibroch and Pat Mor System”

The Oban Times, July 12, 1924 Pibroch and Pat Mor System East London, South Africa, June 3, 1924 Sir,–Having been asked by correspondents about the vowels in my tunes you published–”The Fathers Lament” and the “Tune in Memory of Neil McLeod of Gesto”–I have to say that the Sheantaireachdt was written in McLeod’s books by […]

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