Karafolkie at Piping Live! - Thursday

The National Piping Centre

Karafolkie at Piping Live! - Thursday

The National Piping Centre

Its been a tough year, with no sessions to hone your playing skills, which is why guitarist Jenn Butterworth created Karafolkie - the karaoke for trad tunes! This special Piping Live! edition will see Jenn play with different pipers and instrumentalists, and you can join in from the comfort of your home.

Date and time

2021-08-12 17:30:00

Venue

The National Piping Centre

Tickets

Online Single Ticket: £5 

Online Emerging Talent Series: £15
Full Festival Pass: £65

Joining Jenn today for this specially recorded set of tunes are Finlay MacDonald and Marie Fielding

SET 1:  2/4 MARCHES

Donald MacLean’s Farewell to Oban - Archibald McNeill

2/4 March in A

Repeats:  1 (4 parts)

Donald MacLellan of Rothesay - Dugald C MacLeod

2/4 March in Bm

Repeats:  1 (4 parts)

Mrs MacDonald of Dunach - William Lawrie

2/4 March in D

Repeats:  2 (4 parts)

 

SET 2:  4/4 MARCHES

The Battle of Waterloo - Traditional

4/4 March in A mix

Repeats:  2 (2 parts)

The Sands of Loch Bee - Traditional

4/4 March in D

Repeats:  2 (2 parts)

The Heights of Cassino - Donald MacRae

6/8 March in D

Repeats:  2 (4 parts)

 

SET 3:  JIGS

Donald, Willie and his Dog - Donald Morrison

Slip Jig in A mix

Repeats:  2 (4 parts)

The Hen’s March - Donald MacLeod

Jig in G

Repeats:  2 (4 parts)

Thunderhead - Grey Larsen

Jig in Bm

Repeats:  2 (2 parts)

Alan MacPherson of Mosspark - Angus MacDonald

Jig in A

Repeats:  2 (4 parts) 

 

SET 4:  MARCH AND REELS

Elliott Finn MacDonald - Finlay MacDonald

March in D

Repeats:  3 (2 parts)

The Blackberry Bush - Donald MacLeod

Reel in D

Repeats:  1 (4 parts)

Lexie McAskill - Dr John McAskill

Reel in A mix

Repeats:  2 (4 parts)

Buntata ‘s Sgadan - Allan MacDonald

Reel in A

Repeats:  3 (2 parts) 

 

SET 4:  HORNPIPE AND JIGS

Duncan Johnstone - Donald MacLeod

Hornpipe in A mix

Repeats:  2 (4 parts)

Scarce o’ Tatties - Norman MacLean

Jig in A mix

Repeats:  2 (2 parts)

The Curlew - Donald MacPherson

Jig in D

Repeats:  2 (4 parts)


Look up the tunes and play along at home! If you are joining in, please tag us on facebook, instagram and twitter as we would love to see your set up!


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The Artists


Jenn Butterworth

The Venue


The National Piping Centre

The centre serves as a national and international centre of excellence for the great Highland Bagpipe and its music.

The Street Cafe is just outside on McPhater Street, so join us there. 

Event Sponsor


Karafolkie

Date and time

2021-08-12 17:30:00

Venue

The National Piping Centre

Tickets

Online Single Ticket: £5 

Online Emerging Talent Series: £15
Full Festival Pass: £65


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