Lord Todd Piping Recital Challenge CD
A CD with over 60 minutes of memorable piping. The quality of performance is amazing captured crystal clear onto CD. Featuring tracks from Angus MacColl, Roddy MacLeod, Gordon Walker and Jack Lee, all performing on stage in front of a sell out crowd. A superb recording of a show not to be missed!
Angus MacColl is ranked among the world’s greatest pipers who has distinguished himself by winning the Gold Medal at Inverness (1992), the Clasp (1993) and the Gold Medal at Oban (1996). He was also winner of the Glenfiddich Invitational (1995), winner of the GS MacLennan, San Diego 1997 and, in addition to being placed first in the senior ceol beag at both meetings, he finished 2nd overall at the 1997 Glenfiddich Invitational. He won the Clasp at Inverness in 1998 and won of the Donald MacLeod Competition in 1999.
Roddy MacLeod is one of the most distinguished and widely accomplished pipers of his generation, and one of Highland piping’s most profoundly influential identities. As one of the world’s most accomplished competitive solo pipers, he is also The National Piping Centre’s founding director of piping. Among his many achievements are Glenfiddich Piping Championship, overall winner (3 times), Northern Meetings, Inverness – Highland Society of London Gold Medal, Bicentenary Gold Medal and Clasp ( 2). He was awarded MBE for Services to Piping in 2003
Pipe Major Gordon Walker formerly of the Royal Highland Fuseliers won his first major piping competition and the same year his Silver Medal for Piobaireachd at The Argyllshire Gathering at Oban (the youngest ever at the age of 16). He has continued to win many major accolades within the piping world including the Northern Meeting Inverness Gold Meda. Before retiring from the Army in October 1999 after a distinguished career, he was the Lone Piper at the Edinburgh Military Tattoo and personal piper to the Lord Provost of Glasgow. He was awarded his Pipe Majors Certificate in 1989 at the Army School of Piping in Edinburgh Castle with which he passed with distinguished honours, and holds all the teaching qualifications of the Institute of Piping.
Jack Lee is a world class solo piper, Pipe sergeant of the Simon Fraser University Pipe Band, he also won the Gold and the Senior Piobaireachd at Oban in 2001. Clasp, Gold Medal, Silver Star (Twice) at Inverness; Senior Piobaireachd, and Gold Medal at Oban the MacCrimmon Memorial Cairn for Piobaireachd at the BC Pipers Annual Gathering (11 Times) and numerous other awards. In 2003, the first North American piper to win the Glenfiddich.
|1.||Marches, March Strathspey & Reel|
|2.||Hornpipe & Jigs|
|3.||Gaelic songs & Reels|
|4.||The Caber Feidh Gathering|
|5.||Strathspeys & Reels|
|6.||Gaelic Air & Reels|
|7.||March, Strathspey & Reels|
|10.||Waltz, Jigs & Hornpipe|
|11.||Air & 6/8 Marches|
|12.||Air & Jigs|
|13.||Strathspey & Reel|
|16.||March, Strathspey & Reel|
|17.||17. John Burgess Tribute|