Taylor's Miscellany : Scottish Tunes Arranged for Small Gut-Strung Harp and New Players by Bill Taylor
Publication date: 15 October 2012 £12
Available to purchase here.
This book is aimed at new and inexperienced players with small gut-strung harps of about two and half octaves. Fingerings, placement brackets and ornamentation are given in this progressive introduction to Scottish music on the harp. Airs, lullabies, marches, jigs, and reels, from a variety of sources, are included along with recent compositions.
Recordings of the pieces by Bill are available here as mp3 audio files. These are intended as learning aids.
I'll gae nae mair to your Town / Ratha Fair
Three Scottish Lullabies
Gille Beag, O
Fhuair mi pòg o laimh an rìgh
Morgiana in Spain
The Barnyards o' Delgaty
Wo betyd thy weary bodie
U-gu-vi-u, Port na maighdinn Chuain
'S mi air cragan na sgurra
Caidil m' ulaidh James Thomson
Tree Dance Bob Pegg
Scotch Cap or Edinburgh Castle
The Foula Reel / Da Foula Reel / Da Auld Foula Reel
Pictish Lullaby Bill Taylor