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The Highland Bagpipe and Its Music

Roderick D. Cannon

The Highland Bagpipe and Its Music

by Roderick D. Cannon

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by John Donald Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Woodwind instruments,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Music,
  • Northern Scotland, Highlands & Islands,
  • Musical Instruments - Woodwinds,
  • History & Criticism - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8304381M
    ISBN 100859764168
    ISBN 109780859764162

      The Highland bagpipe, widely considered 'Scotland's national instrument', is one of the most recognized icons of traditional music in the world. It is also among the least understood. But Scottish bagpipe music and tradition - particularly, but not exclusively, the Highland bagpipe - has enjoyed an unprecedented surge in public visibility and scholarly attention since the s.A greater 5/5(1). Highland Bagpipe Instructor Oide Pìob Mhór nan Gaidheal Dedicated to the memory of Angus MacKay, Piper to Her Majesty Queen Victoria; by whose supreme efforts in collecting and recording over two hundred and forty piobaireachd, we have inherited so rich a store of Ceòl Mòr, the classical music of the Great Highland Bagpipe, by.

    a family of pipers, and has previously published an admirable bibliography of Highland bagpipe music, as well as articles on the history of tunes. He is also able to draw attempt on othes or f learned men, s thao thit s short book packs in a surprising amount of information, and has a lengthy bibliography. In , the first serious study of the Scottish Highland bagpipe and its music was attempted, in Joseph MacDonald's Compleat Theory. Further south, a manuscript from the s by a William Dixon from Northumberland contains music that fits the border pipes, a nine-note bellows-blown bagpipe whose chanter is similar to that of the modern Great.

    The Highland bagpipe; its history, literature, and music, with some account of the traditions, superstitions, and anecdotes relating to the instrument and its . Learning to play the bagpipes may just be the most life changing experience you will have. For centuries the Scots have taken the sound and music of the Highland Bagpipe to all corners of the globe and in so doing have helped promote the unique cultural identity of the Scottish nation.


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The result of extensive research, it is essential reading not only for pipers, but for all music lovers.

A fundamental and absolutely recommendable study on its subject, based on a vast bibliography, by a famous scholar and editor of classic bagpipe music.

However, Mr. Cannon's book having been written over two decades ago a more thorough update than the revised edition would be welcome. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University, uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb, and proof-read by user rolgiati for the ebook versions.

This book published in is about the Great Highland Bagpipes and other bagpipes, the history of bagpipe music, and its place in Scottish history. The Highland Bagpipe: Its History, Literature, and Music, with Some Account of the Traditions, Superstitions, and Anecdotes Relating to the Instrument and Its Tunes [Manson, W L.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Highland Bagpipe: Its History, Literature, and Music, with Some Account of the Traditions, Superstitions/5(4). Free E-Book. Music for the Great Highland Bagpipe by Fraser Martin is a free download and you will automatically receive the latest updated version of the book by email as more tunes are added, or amendments made.

Project Completion 40%. This archive is a work in progress. 40%. The eminently readable text will be of interst not only to pipers but to all music lovers. This book is the only comprehensive history of piping in print.

Customer Book Reviews. Rated /5 based on 9 customer reviews The Highland Bagpipe and Its Music. For pipers, this is a must.

A fundamental and absolutely recommendable study on its subject, based on a vast bibliography, by a famous scholar and editor of classic bagpipe music.

However, Mr. Cannon's book having been written over two decades ago a more thorough update than /5(8). The Highland Bagpipe and its Music, Roderick D. Cannon FSA(Scot), ISBNJohn Donald Publishers LTD, Edinburgh The Highland Pipe and Scottish Society – William Donaldson,ISBN Tuckwell Press, Edinburgh.

Presents the history of the origins and music of the bagpipe - Scotland's most famous instrument. This book covers both Ceol Mor and Ceol Beag, Piobaireachd, dance music, martial music, music for.

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Cannon (John Donald, ). Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cannon, Roderick D.

(Roderick David), Highland bagpipe and its music. The Highland Bagpipe; its History, Literature, and Music, With Some Account of the Traditions, Superstitions, and Anecdotes Relating to the Instrument and its Tunes: Manson, William Laird: : BooksReviews: 4.

The Highland Bagpipe: Its History, Literature, and Music, with Some Account of the Traditions, Superstitions, and Anecdotes Relating to the Instrument and Its Tunes Wiliam Laird Manson A. Gardner, - Bagpipe - pages. On completion of this book you will have had a good introduction to most types of tune in the ‘light music’ repertoire.

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Notes Appendix: The scale of the pipesPractical hintsBibliography of pipe musicGold medallists of Highland Society of LondonDirectory of bagpipe makersThe largest known list of pibrochsThe garb of old Gaul.