Congratulations to Ewen Henderson who has written Hands Up for Trad’s official tune for the Coronation. Ewen is a very talented composer, musician and broadcaster who performs around the world with Mànran. Play the tune below. The tune will be performed live at Edinburgh TradFest’s #WorldPlayAStrathspeyDay concert on Saturday 6th May at 3pm. We would […]
#WorldPlayAStrathspeyDay is on Saturday 6th May this year which coincides with King Charles III Coronation. To celebrate this fact we are putting out a call out for people to write a new strathspey in honour of King Charles III. All entries will be judges by a panel and the winning entry will be called King […]
This tune has influences from different time periods of music from baroque to modern. "We're just passing through" is how Claire's Dad refers to time & life. The phrase seemed to suit the melody. Composer website: https://www.clairegullanmusic.co.uk Link to audio of music: Claire is a musician and music educator living in Glasgow. If you would […]
This tune was commissioned my Neil MacTaggart of Islay for the retirement of his friend John MacIntyre in October 2022. Composer website: https://caberfeidhmusic.co.uk Link to audio of music: Multi-instrumentalist and piper from Glasgow. If you would like to contact the composer – you can email them here.
My entry for the the 170th anniversary of the Pitlochry Highland Games pipe tune competition September 2022. Composer website: https://caberfeidhmusic.co.uk Link to audio of music: Multi-instrumentalist and composer from Glasgow. If you would like to contact the composer – you can email them here.