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Father John MacMillan of Barra (with Robert Mathieson)


Learn the tail of a famous Father who said it was okay to plunder whiskey on the lord's day of rest! For more on this exciting story and fantastic tune be sure to check it out!


Robert Mathieson Robert Mathieson was Pipe Major of the famous Shotts and Dykehead Pipe Band from 1986 to 2010. During that time, he he led the band to 30 Major Competition Championships, including 5 world-titles. His renowned creativity, compositional prowess, and partnership with the great Jim Kilpatrick has earned him a repuation for being one of the world's foremost authorities on issues of ensemble, integration, and overall pipe band musical performance.