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by Dr Bruce Thomson
Wed Dec 06, 2006 8:20 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: The Comrie Capercaillie
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Views: 3637

The Comrie Capercaillie

This bird, now the golf club mascot, joined the players on the course for many years.

Dr Bruce Thomson has tunes published in various collections including the Godron Highlanders (Vol. 2) and two of his own publications. See http://www.brucethomson.info for more information.

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by Dr Bruce Thomson
Mon Dec 04, 2006 3:06 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: June Hart
Replies: 1
Views: 3952

June Hart

Willie Hart's wonderful wife. For audio this is the third tune in the mp3 posted in "The Callander Waltz". Dr Bruce Thomson has tunes published in various collections including the Godron Highlanders (Vol. 2) and two of his own publications. See http://www.brucethomson.info for more information. vip...
by Dr Bruce Thomson
Mon Dec 04, 2006 3:04 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: The Callander Waltz
Replies: 0
Views: 4202

The Callander Waltz

A tune for the gateway to the Trossachs.
Dr Bruce Thomson has tunes published in various collections including the Godron Highlanders (Vol. 2) and two of his own publications. See http://www.brucethomson.info for more information.

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by Dr Bruce Thomson
Mon Dec 04, 2006 3:03 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: The Sound of Iona
Replies: 0
Views: 3909

The Sound of Iona

Between Mull and Iona, written at the request of a friend. For audio this is the second tune in the mp3 posted in "The Callander Waltz". Dr Bruce Thomson has tunes published in various collections including the Godron Highlanders (Vol. 2) and two of his own publications. See http://www.brucethomson....
by Dr Bruce Thomson
Mon Dec 04, 2006 2:32 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: Holms Carlile
Replies: 0
Views: 3000

Holms Carlile

A prominent business man and golfer with Glasgow roots. Chariman of St Georges Hill Golf Club.
Dr Bruce Thomson has tunes published in various collections including the Godron Highlanders (Vol. 2) and two of his own publications. See http://www.brucethomson.info for more information.

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by Dr Bruce Thomson
Mon Dec 04, 2006 2:29 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: George Donaldson
Replies: 0
Views: 3422

George Donaldson

Well known farmer with wide interests. A recent President of Crieff Golf Club.
by Dr Bruce Thomson
Mon Dec 04, 2006 2:26 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: Alan Small
Replies: 0
Views: 5116

Alan Small

Accordionist with the Lomond Ceilidh Band. Past Scottish Accordion Champion.
Dr Bruce Thomson has tunes published in various collections including the Gordon Highlanders (Vol. 2) and two of his own publications. See http://www.brucethomson.info for more information.

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by Dr Bruce Thomson
Mon Dec 04, 2006 2:25 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: Twenty Shilling Wood
Replies: 0
Views: 2915

Twenty Shilling Wood

A wood outside Comrie, let for coppicing at this sum in the nineteenth century.
by Dr Bruce Thomson
Mon Dec 04, 2006 2:22 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: Tommy MacDonald of Barguillean
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Views: 17804

Tommy MacDonald of Barguillean

A remarkable man, nephew of Mrs MacDonlald of Dunach, for whom P.M. Willie Lawrie wrote his famous march.
by Dr Bruce Thomson
Mon Dec 04, 2006 2:19 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: Lady Marys Walk
Replies: 0
Views: 3673

Lady Marys Walk

An outstanding walk by the River Earn at Crieff. Constructed by her father for Lady Mary Murray of Ochtertyre in 1815. Dr Bruce Thomson has tunes published in various collections including the Godron Highlanders (Vol. 2) and two of his own publications. See http://www.brucethomson.info for more info...
by Dr Bruce Thomson
Mon Dec 04, 2006 2:16 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: Marissa Ferguson
Replies: 0
Views: 3206

Marissa Ferguson

Dr Bruce Thomson has tunes published in various collections including the Godron Highlanders (Vol. 2) and two of his own publications. See http://www.brucethomson.info for more information.

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by Dr Bruce Thomson
Wed Nov 29, 2006 8:37 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: Dunderave Castle
Replies: 0
Views: 3499

Dunderave Castle

A beautiful building on the north shore of Loch Fyne. Home of Clan McNaughton. See the tune "Kate McNiven" for an mp3 containing this tune. Dr Bruce Thomson has tunes published in various collections including the Godron Highlanders (Vol. 2) and two of his own publications. See http://www.brucethoms...
by Dr Bruce Thomson
Wed Nov 29, 2006 8:33 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: Kate McNiven
Replies: 0
Views: 3170

Kate McNiven

From Monzie; the last witch to be burnt in Scotland, 1563, on the Knock at Crieff.
Dr Bruce Thomson has tunes published in various collections including the Godron Highlanders (Vol. 2) and two of his own publications. See http://www.brucethomson.info for more information.

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by Dr Bruce Thomson
Wed Nov 29, 2006 8:27 pm
Forum: Compositions
Topic: Ewan Stark
Replies: 0
Views: 4067

Ewan Stark

Outstanding fiddler with the Lomond Ceilidh Band.
Dr Bruce Thomson has tunes published in various collections including the Godron Highlanders (Vol. 2) and two of his own publications. See http://www.brucethomson.info for more information.


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