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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All times are GMT And well they should be, There are 7 working distilleries on the island and lots of pubs. Send a private message to Michael McWilliams. Your Display Name from the old forum and any possible email addresses you would have used before.

It doesn’t really matter, now does it? It was one of my favorites when I was with the Chrysler Highlanders in the mid ’60s.

Leaving Port Askaig – First Part (Tune Building)

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. That may be a load of cr p though. You can ‘leave’ Port 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. Port Askaig is a lovely place although it is a little congested when the ferry docks.



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In 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. Old Orchard Beach, Maine Posts: John MacDonald Holy smoking keyboard!

Without that info we cannot locate your account. Heard it was written for troops leaving to go to WW1. Leaving Port Askaig is one of my favorite pipe tunes. In order to help you, please provide the following info: I also lesving that this has been one of the Guards warm up tunes for many many years. Music Archive Old threads from the Music Forum.


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But I know nothing about its background. Originally posted by Michael McWilliams: Send a private message to John McCain.

You can find out more about Islay and Port Askaig by checking out the Ileach web page at lraving. Any scholar here know the origins? Find More Posts by Kenton Smith. The time now is Be sure to try your current email and any email addresses you may have had in the past.