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Tunes: Cooke: Jackson’s Bottle of Claret, Go to the Devil and Shake Yourself, The Lug of the Spade (Jackson), Miss Duval’s Reel O’Farrell: Jackson’s Silver Mines Bremner: Lady MacIntosh’s Reel Logan (John McColl): Lady Mackintosh’s Reel Goodman: Box The Monkey Cooke’s Country Dances for the 1796 Season: Jackson’s Bottle of Claret, Go to the Devil a…
 
Tunes: John Playford: Johnny Cock thy Beaver O’Carolan: Cock up thy Beaver Variations Dixon: Watty’s Away Oswald: Johnny Cock-up thy Beaver Robert Bremner: Scots Bonnet O’Farrell: The Blue Bonnett A.L. Lloyd: The Bonny Black Hare Cover Art from David Allan’s Lead Processing at Leadhills: Weighing the Lead Bars from the 1780s showing a Blue Bonnet a…
 
Tunes: By Nicolas Brown from new album "Good Enough Music for them who Love it" https://nicolasbrown.bandcamp.com/releases O’Farrell (et.al) Oscar & Malvina Set for the Pipes Aird (et. al) Battle from Oscar And Malvina You can see when you look at the sheet music how much work and craft Nicolas put into creating these renditions of tunes. His perfo…
 
Tunes: O’Farrell: Jackson’s Welcome Home Aria Di Camera: Let’s Shak her well Bremner: Keep the Country Bonny Lassie Donald MacDonald: Keep the Country Bonny Lassie Jackson’s Welcome Home From O’Farrell: https://digital.nls.uk/special-collections-of-printed-music/archive/87780410 1727 English Dance Setting for Let’s Shak her well (Keep the country B…
 
Tunes: William Dixon: Dorrington Lads by Donald WG Lindsay & Richard Youngs This episode is a track from Donald Lindsay and Richard Youngs' new album The History of Sleep and a conversation about Dorrington Lads, Dixon tunes, Bagpiping on Ascension Island in the Time of Covid and several other things with Donald and Hannah all the way from Ascensio…
 
Tunes: O’Farrell: Oscar and Malvina, Irish Fox Hunt Piobaireachd: The Desperate Battle Dixon: The Stool of Repentance Bremner: Wright’s Rant Gunn: The Piper’s Son O’Farrell’s Irish Fox Hunt: https://digital.nls.uk/special-collections-of-printed-music/archive/87781370 If you haven’t seen it I highly recommend watching this clip of Liam O’Flynn talki…
 
Tunes: Dixon: The Lasses Bushes Brawly William Vickers: Lassess Pisses Brandy Gunn: William Roy’s Loomhouse James Scott Skinner: Maggie Cameron O’Farrell: Waterford Waltz, Bremner: The Lady’s Breast Knot The Lasses Bushes Brawly: From William Dixon’s Manuscript: https://www.mattseattle.scot/product-page/the-master-piper-new-edition Lasses Pisses Br…
 
Tunes: Dixon: Hit Her Between the Legs Geoghegean: Jigg call’d Whip her & Gird Her Gow: Hoop Her and Gird Her O’Farrell: Bridget my Treasure Dixon’s Hit Her Between the Legs: https://www.mattseattle.scot/product-page/the-master-piper-new-edition John Geoghegan’s Setting for “Jigg call’d Whip her & Gird Her”: (it is on Page 10) https://books.google.…
 
Tunes: Donald MacDonald: Pease Straw O’Farrell: Short and Sweet Robert Bremner: Clean Pease Straw, Pudding Maggie John Sutherland: Jack Latone, Clean Pease Straw Pudding Maggie From Robert Bremner: https://digital.nls.uk/special-collections-of-printed-music/archive/105002845 Clean Pease Straw From Robert Bremner: https://digital.nls.uk/105003010 Jo…
 
Once again Big thanks to Simon Chadwick to agreeing to be on the Podcast this week! Check Simon’s current projects out here: http://simonchadwick.net/ Bunting’s The Chanter’s Tune: https://digital.nls.uk/special-collections-of-printed-music/archive/104979293 Clarke’s Setting for “The Song of the Chanter” I forgot to mention it has a different title…
 
Tunes: O’Farrell: Love and a Pipe Duet, Humours of Ardmore Donald MacDonald, Highland Harry Back Again Angus MacKay: Highland Harry Back Again Robert Burns: My Harry was a Gallant Gay Guest Track from Unwelcome Visitors: Young Tom Ennis, Jimmy Neary’s, The White Petticoat. Big thanks to Ryan Behnke for Bagpipe Friendship and collaboration! Listen t…
 
Checkout the Facebook page here: https://facebook.com//Wetootwaags-Bagpipe-and-History-Podcast-105980514479825/ LIVE STREAM 1 PM Saturday August 8th, 2020 (US Central Time GMT -5:00) Generally this would be the weekend of the Rendezvous Days Pow Wow at Grand Portage Since we are not meeting in person I’ll be doing a live stream Music program Tune i…
 
John Walsh The Puff: https://digital.nls.uk/special-collections-of-printed-music/archive/90248231 John Walsh: The Laundry (Hot Pot): https://digital.nls.uk/special-collections-of-printed-music/archive/90246647 John Walsh: Pot Stick or Shamboy (Over the water to Charlie): https://digital.nls.uk/special-collections-of-printed-music/archive/90248183 J…
 
Big thanks to Simon Chadwick to agreeing to be on the Podcast this week! Check Simon’s current projects out here: http://simonchadwick.net/ Donald MacDonald Setting of Dogs Bite Chapmen: https://digital.nls.uk/special-collections-of-printed-music/archive/105683232 Donald MacDonald Setting of The Rock and the wee Pickle Tow: https://digital.nls.uk/s…
 
Be Sure to Hunt down the Podcast on your Favorite Podcast listening service! If I’m not available on your podcast player of choice send me an email: wetootwaag@gmail.com Here’s a link to the podcast on Apple Podcasts/Itunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/wetootwaags-bagpipe-and-history-podcast/id129776677 The image for the episode is me dre…
 
Unfortunately I’m having a hard time finding sheet music for the Bard’s Legacy, I still haven’t found the additional volumes of O’Farrell that I have in printed form. Donald MacDonald’s The Perewig: https://digital.nls.uk/105682803 Donald MacDonald’s Cuir’s Chiste Moir Me & c. https://digital.nls.uk/105683166 Definitely losing Historian Points for …
 
Holy cow did I include a lot of tunes on this episode! Don’t get used to that! Big thank you to Tim and Jeremy for letting me play a track off their album “The Wilds” you can buy it here: https://timandjeremy.com/wilds/ You can also check out there stellar Youtube series “The Neil Gow Sessions” here: https://youtu.be/1qne-ly24Oo In Chronological or…
 
O’Farrell’s Setting for Robin Power’s Fancy: https://digital.nls.uk/87780650 Donald MacDonald’s My Woer Be Merry: https://digital.nls.uk/105682792 Both Angus MacKay tune settings are on the same page: Sir J.M. MacKenzie’s Reel. https://digital.nls.uk/105007069 Donald MacDonald’s Earl Marischal: https://digital.nls.uk/105682561 Well I recorded A cou…
 
Since I’m in a new House…seems like the time to play the tune I “Composed” for my friend’s Ric and Berit when they finalized some messy business with their Cabin: Squatter’s Hame Since we did the first tune in MacKay’s book here’s the first in O’Farrell’s Pocket Companion, Humours of the Glen. Read it here: https://digital.nls.uk/87779642 And Anoth…
 
Big thanks to Chris McMullan’s for sharing his music with us, you can and should check out his youtube page https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0sMSmOTrAxO8Yox_rUYi1Q and buy his album: https://chrismcmullan.bandcamp.com/releases Thanks as well to the Bob Dunsire discussion board. If you want to read John Newton’s Account “Thoughts upon the African S…
 
Black Lives Matter Notes: Here are some good resources and places to donate funds to support the Black Lives Matter Protests: I found this website really helpful for figuring out how to help, and how to understand what defunding the police means, and why it is a good idea. https://www.mpd150.com/how-can-you-help-mpls-june-2020/ “The Southern Povert…
 
Theme is pretty lose this episode, did some recordings in an awesome setting on the Isle of Harris a year ago, and they all sorta spill off from there. The Three Girls from Portree written by Angus McKay, Skye Boat Song first transcribed by Anne Campbelle MacLeod, To Daunton Me from O'Farrell's Setting and Robert Burns song and Corrienessan’s Salut…
 
I have a lot of thank yous again for this album! Thanks to my buddy Dave for printing the chanter and thanks to Donald Lindsay and Zexuan Qiao for their work on the print and play chanter! I also appreciate the Musicians that agreed to share their tunes for the episode: Check out Cam’s Sound Cloud https://soundcloud.com/ravencake/sets/cam-st-louis-…
 
Huge thanks to Hamish Napier! Check out his Bandcamp Page! We listened to tracks from The River, and The Woods Album. https://hamishnapier.bandcamp.com/ Open up with a clip of me playing a Pibroch I wrote for Grand Portage on the side of the road in the Cairngorms National Park. Then I play a tune from James Aird’s collection “The Braes of Angus”. …
 
Highland Pipes: Bog an Lochan (Angus MacKay 19th Century Tune) Glasgow City Police (modern tune Uilleann Pipes: O'Carolan's Concerto (Eighteenth Century) Noran Keeshna and Coosey Jig (From O'Farrell's Pocket Companion Early 19th Century) I made an over dubbed recording for the last set. Really hoping to find a good private place to record inside ag…
 
In this episode, possibly original tune on Whistle, "Nurse's Song" if you recognize it as something else please email me! wetootwaag@gmail.com Then we have another fun tune out of James Aird's Eighteenth Century Collection the Moon and the Seven Stars. Moving onto the Nineteenth Century O'Farrell pocket companion tune Darby Carey on a Chieftain Low…
 
Episode Notes: First tune is a Piobaireachead I wrote for my grandparents and Family, called John and Mary Blair Salute. It was recorded on a hillside in Scotland on the shores of Loch Mor, (a bit south of the Falls of Foyers). I misspoke in the beginning here, I meant Ethnostate, not Eurostate, Europe is allowed to have states :) Next track is two…
 
Let me Know you are listening! wetootwaag@gmail.com any hold outs from last round of posting episodes or are you all new listeners? Tunes Played on this episode: Highland Pipes set: Jigs from Angus MacKay's collection, and maybe some from Donald McDonald's collection too...not sure. Original Uilleann pipe tune (maybe) The Jared Wicks Let me know if…
 
So...It has been a while. I realized I have hours and hours of recordings of me playing since I last put up an episode and I need to get a handle on how to do a podcast again for my Dissertation research, so here's some piping! . . . . . . Tags: ghb celtic irishmusic itm irish iowa universityofiowa covid coronoavirus bagpipe hornpipe jig music scot…
 
Check out Planet Pooridge by Pooridgemen on their website: http://www.myspace.com/porridgemen or buy it on amazon: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004FXAU8U/ref=dm_sp_alb?ie=UTF8&qid=1329720221&sr=8-3 The link to Bartnoir, Nick Sunsdahl http://soundcloud.com/bartnoir/whiskey-island Link to Bruton Parish Church at Colonial Williamsburg and their M…
 
I'd like to think Calling it a new season is a pass on not having a show for several months, I mean it works for tv shows... Opening with Tappit Jig from angus Mackay and McGuire's Jig, not from MacKay, but a rockin tune that I thought flowed well. ooh ooh I found where I recognized McGuire's Jig, it's on Pooridge men's Planet Pooridge album, I'll …
 
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