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Fife music.

Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Musical compositions specifically composed or arranged for fife, regardless of the notation in which they are recorded.

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Collections of music for flute and fife.

Identifier: MSS.21733-21744
Dates: [Circa 1795]-1835, undated.

Microfilm of various music books and part books.

Identifier: Mf.Sec.MSS.839
Scope and Contents The contents are as follows: Part book, [?1789], for flutes in the Argyleshire militia band (MS.9601);Part book, 1789, for first clarinet in the Argyleshire militia band (MS.9602);“John MacKillop’s music book”, 1813 (MS.21739);“Duncan Clark’s musick book”, 1813 (MS.21740);Music book, 1813, of Archibald McArthur (MS.21741);Music book, 1813, of Charles MacPherson (MS.21742);Music book, 1813, containing music apparently...
Dates: 1789, 1813.

Music books containing music apparently for fife., 1813.

Identifier: MSS.21739-21744
Scope and Contents

The music is almost the same in each volume. It would appear from annotations in MS.21742 that the music was played by the Morvern Company of the 42nd Regiment (the Black Watch).

Dates: 1813.