Tag: Nine Notes And More

Jim McGillivray shares a tune

Jim McGillivray shares a tune

NINE NOTES AND MORE… by Stuart Robertson. Piping Today #46 2010. More than 20 years of international prizes in all branches of pipe music between 1971 and 1991 lend credence to Piper & Drummer magazine’s claim that Jim McGillivray is “one of the best all-round pipers – ever”.  Jim began […]

Murray Blair shares a tune

Murray Blair shares a tune

Murray Blair gives us one of his new tunes (including a sound file), and a few older ones, in this article which has been updated for 2022. NINE NOTES AND MORE… by Stuart Robertson. Piping Today #55 2011. Our featured composer for this edition is Murray Blair, one of Australia’s […]

Lorne MacDougall shares a tune

Lorne MacDougall shares a tune

Lorne MacDougall seems to occupy his very own sphere in the world of bagpipe music, as he blends his life as a piper and traditional musician with TV and film soundtrack work from the BBC, ITV, Netflix, Disney and DreamWorks.  Stuart Robertson spoke to Lorne about tune composition in this […]