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Set 49: Farewell to the Creeks
Farewell to the Creeks

Farewell to the Creeks

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This tune was written in 1915 while its composer, Pipe Major James Robertson of Portsoy, Aberdeenshire, was a prisoner of war. The tune was used for a song written by Hamish Henderson called The 51st Highland Regiment’s Farewell to Sicily.



This set and other tunes played at the SMG Wednesday Slow Session can be found in The Scottish Slow Session Volume 3, available from my Online Store.


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