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Dargai

ID

JSS0172

Title

Dargai

Document Reference

MS2726/170

Format

248 X 280 mm

Medium

Handwritten manuscript on music manuscript paper

Item Type

Manuscript

Subject

Music, Scottish, Pibroch

Item Description

Manuscript in Skinner's hand of his 'Pibroch', 'Dargai'. Under the music Skinner has pasted a variation from his version in The Scotish Violinist (1900). Dargai, on the North-West frontier, was stormed by the Gordon Highlanders, and the Gurkhas, during the Afghan Wars. This British victory took place on 20 Nov. 1897. Click on the audio link to hear Skinner playing it (cd112a).

Creator

James Scott Skinner

Creator Manuscript

James Scott Skinner

Arranger

James Scott Skinner

Time Period

1900ss

Location

University of Aberdeen

Collection Name

Harp & Claymore

Copyright

http://www.abdn.ac.uk/diss/historic/documents/copyright

Audio

Note this link will open another window so you can view the music and listen to the tune cd112a

 

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