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'Collection of Ancient Piobaireachd Music, arranged by D.S. Macdonald, Pipe Major, First Battn. the Royal Scots', Edinburgh., 1882.

Identifier: MS.3110

Scope and Contents

This collection is apparently as prepared for publication, and has at the beginning instructions for blowing and keeping the pipes in order, and various exercises on piobaireachd. It contains 64 tunes, among them two which are not from Angus Mackay's manuscripts.


  • Creation: 1882.

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96 Leaves

Language of Materials

From the Series: Undetermined


xx folios + 152 pages.

Other Finding Aids

There is an index of tunes, with Gaelic and English names, at the end.

Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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