Tag Archives: pipe music

2010.29.2

Photograph of pipers at Scarinish pier ca 1960

Black and white photograph of three pipers at Scarinish pier around 1960. L-R: Hugh MacLean, Sallum, Hector J Campell, Cornaigbeg, Robert Beck, Ruaig. (original photo in filing cabinet 9 drawer 3)

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2009.70.5

Manuscripts of two pipe tunes written for Robert Beck, Tiree

Two sheets of original pipe music composed for Pipe Major Robert Beck of Tiree (on his retirement?): (1) photocopy of printed manuscript entitled “Robert Beck of Tiree” composed by Pipe Major Barry Donaldson, a hornpipe, (2) photocopy of handwritten manuscript entitled “P.M.Robert Beck” by Willie MacLean, Balinoe, a slow air in waltz time.

2007.15.1

Minidisk recording of the first part of an evening of piping held in An Talla on 12/1/2007.

The first part of an evening of piping hosted by the Tiree Feis Committee in An Talla on 12th January 2007 with guest of honour Robert Beck and featuring the Tiree Pipe Band, solo performances by many of Robert’s pupils past and present and special guest star Pipe Major Barry Donaldson, founder member of the world class Strathclyde Police Pipe Band.

2007.15.2

Minidisk recording of the first part of an evening of piping held in An Talla on 12/1/2007.

The second part of an evening of piping hosted by the Tiree Feis Committee in An Talla on 12th January 2007 with guest of honour Robert Beck and featuring the Tiree Pipe Band, solo performances by many of Robert’s pupils past and present and special guest star Pipe Major Barry Donaldson, founder member of the world class Strathclyde Police Pipe Band.