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Battle of the Somme [Vintage]

Battle of the Somme [Vintage]


n this session we take a look at the classic highland dance tune the Battle of the Somme. This tune is commonly plaid for the lilt dance competition. Its 9/8 time signature makes for an original and melodic melody line thats sure to please the ear of the listener. An excellent addition to any repertoire. Enjoy!

Date of Original Live Class: Sunday, November 11, 2012 6:30pm
Course Name: Repertoire Expansion
Class Name: Battle of the Somme
Class Instructor: Marc DuBois

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Marc Dubois Marc is an experienced pipe band leader and bagpipe judge from the Northeast USA. He spent many years with the Oran Mor Pipe Band as a piper and as a bass drummer, and thus has a extensive background on the topic of pipe band ensemble. He's currently the Pipe Major of the Schenectady Pipe Band.