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MacPherson's rant and other tales of the Scottish fiddle

Author: Stuart McHardy
Publisher: Edinburgh : Birlinn, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"The fiddle has long played an important part in the Scottish musical tradition. In this book Stuart McHardy reflects that importance in a selection of stories ancient and modern. Whether the fiddle is in the hands of the notorious Highland freebooter MacPherson or being played by a young man learning a fairy tune, all these tales celebrate a traditional culture that is still thriving. In addition, he also  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stuart McHardy
ISBN: 1841582905 9781841582900
OCLC Number: 55896149
Description: 229 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Scottish fiddle
Responsibility: by Stuart McHardy.

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The fiddle has long played an important parting Scottish musical tradition. Here in MacPherson's Rant and Other Tales of the Scottish Fiddle there are stories that reflect that importance.  Read more...

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