Promoting the study and history of piping in Scotland. Leaving Port Askaig is one of my favorite pipe tunes. But I know nothing about its background. Any scholar here know the origins? Thanks!. LEAVING PORT ASKAIG. Scottish, March (6/8 time). A Major. Standard tuning ( fiddle). AABB’CCDD’. Composed by Pipe Major William Ross [1].

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Leaving Port Askaig? – Bob Dunsire Bagpipe Forums

Originally posted by Michael McWilliams: Heard it was written for troops leaving to go to WW1. I also know that this has been one of the Guards warm up tunes for many many years. That may be a load of cr p though. You can reset your password by going here. Be sure to try your current email and any email addresses you may have had in the past.

Welcome to the forums at bobdunsire. Asoaig the second half of the 6th measure of the first and third parts, replace the Double-B, D-gracenote-to-C with Grip-to-B, Grip-to-C, keeping the note values the same. In order to help you, please provide the following info: Any scholar here know the origins?


Leaving Port Askaig – First Part (Tune Building)

Find More Posts by Kenton Smith. It was one of my favorites when I was with the Chrysler Highlanders in the mid ’60s. Send a private message to John MacDonald.

All times are GMT You can ‘leave’ Pot Askaig by the little Jura ferry which can be rather scary in rough seas, by the Caledonia McBrayne ferry to Kennycraig, or by the road south.

You can find out more about Islay and Port Askaig by checking out the Ileach web page at www.

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The Paps of Jura rise through the mist on the other side of the sound and the Isle of Islay is inhabited by the friendliest people in the world. Send a private message to Mike McKee. Music Archive Old threads from the Music Forum. Askai was an infant at the time, of course. Otherwise please use the Contact Us link at the bottom of the forums.


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But I know nothing about its background. Port Askaig is a lovely place although it is a little congested when the ferry docks.

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Leaving Port Askaig is one of my favorite pipe tunes. Send a private message to Michael McWilliams.

Send a private message to John McCain. And well they should be, There are 7 working distilleries on the island and lots of pubs. Without that info we cannot locate your askiag. John MacDonald Holy smoking keyboard!

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