Togail nam Bò
Date 1953
Track ID 50746
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Track Information

Original Track ID

SA1953.063.A7

Original Tape ID

SA1953.063

Summary

This is the ground of the ceòl mòr 'Togail nam Bò' [MacFarlanes' Gathering] played on the Highland bagpipe.

Item Notes

Ground only played of a tune which normally consists of a ground and five variations. The MacFarlanes were apparently renowned for stealing cattle, hence the Gaelic title 'Togail nam Bò'.

See:
'The Kilberry Book of Ceòl Mòr' (Archibald Campbell) no. 20
'The Piobaireachd Society' book 7, p. 210

Language

English

Genre

Music

Collection

SoSS