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There was a piper, a Scottish piper

by John T. MacKenzie

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Published by Natural Heritage Books in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • MacKenzie, John T. 1920-,
    • Bagpipers -- Canada -- Biography.,
    • Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementJohn T. MacKenzie.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML419.M15 A3 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 176 p. :
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3544296M
      ISBN 10189621908X
      LC Control Number2001535937
      OCLC/WorldCa47365315

      The Scottish piper has given much to the world in the last few hundred years, not least of which is the Scottish music. For me personally that term always brings to mind the "lone Piper" who stands on the battlements of Edinburgh castle, at the end of the Edinburgh Military Tattoo playing his lament. There is something about the bagpipes that stirs the blood, not only of Scotsmen but almost. Book A Piper Scotland, Falkirk. likes. A professional and reliable piping service based in central Scotland. Available for weddings, ceilidhs and special occasions with 25+ years experience.

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As recently ashe acted as senior Pipe Major for a Massed Bands Ceremonial March in his native Edinburgh, in support of the Madame Currie Cancer Fund.

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MacKenzies devotion to highland piping remained throughout his long, active lifetime. As recently ashe acted as senior Pipe Major for a Massed Bands Ceremonial March in his native Edinburgh, in support of the Madame Currie Cancer Fund.5/5(3).

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Pipers had traditionally been used in battle by Scottish and Irish soldiers. However, the use of bagpipes was restricted to rear areas by the time of the Second World War by the British Army.

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