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The Country Farmer/The Farmer's Daughter

The Country Farmer
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The Country Farmer comes from James Oswald's Caledonian Pocket Companion, Vol.8, published in 1747. The Farmer's Daughter is an old pipe tune, and this setting is a hybrid, based on versions in The Skye Collection (1887) and Donald Shaw Ramsay's Master Method for the Bagpipe (1953). It can also be found under the alternative titles Aberarder Rant and Captain MacDiarmid.

Nigel Gatherer, Crieff, Perthshire |