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55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 14 December 2013

Gary West talks to writer and broadcaster Fergus Muirhead, sharing the stories and music of six of the world's top pipers.

Music Played

7 items
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    TUNE: Kenneth J MacLeod, Captain Lumsden

    ARTIST: Roddy MacLeod

    CD: Pipers of Distinction

    LABEL: Monarch CDMON817


    TUNES: The Duke of Gordon’s Birthday, Donald Ruadh, Stirling Castle, Rip the Calico, Jenny Dang the Weaver, The Highland Reel

    ARTIST: Roddy MacLeod

    CD: Pipers of Distinction

    LABEL: Monarch CDMON817



    TUNE:  The Yew Tree

    ARTIST: The Battlefield Band

    CD: Anthem for the Common Man

    LABEL: Temple Records



    TUNE: Pachabel’s Canon

    ARTIST: Simon Fraser University Pipe Band

    CD: On Home Ground

    LABEL: Greentrax CDTRAX 283



    TUNES: The High Level Hornpipe, Tam Bain’s Lum

    ARTIST: Gordon Walker

    CD: The World’s Greatest Pipers Vol 13

    LABEL: Lismor Recordings LCOM5252



    TUNE: Alistair’s Vintage Bar

    ARTIST: Finlay MacDonald

    CD: The Finlay MacDonald Band

    LABEL: Footstompin’ Records CDFSR1721



    TUNE: The March of the King of Laois

    ARTIST: ST Laurence O’Toole Pipe Band

    CD: Evolution – Live from the GRCH

    LABEL: Monarch CDMON882

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