Book 16 Review/ Pipe Band Formations Poll

book16The long-awaited Book 16 in the Piobaireachd Society’s collection is reviewed today by leading amateur piper and ceol mor scholar Dr JKS Frater. In summary Dr Frater says: ‘Anyone interested in piobaireachd need not hesitate in adding this book to their collection; superb selection of pieces, well presented, very enjoyable book to use and study. However, it is not beyond criticism and there are some issues well worth raising….’ Read on.


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A large response to yesterday’s poll on band formations. If you have not already done so please vote:


Big weekend of Highland games ahead; check here for regular results updates.