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The Music of
Pipe Major Robert Mathieson
CD's and Books

A unique collection of CDs and books which brings the magic
of the pipes to life, perhaps in a way you had never imagined.
From traditional to modern there's something to delight and inspire everyone...

CD's available individually for just £12.50 (£15.00 outwith UK)

  Pipe Major Robert Mathieson

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CD's

By the Waters Edge
Tracks & samples

By the Water's Edge

Classic competition pieces from the 1990's. French guitarist Dan ar Braz accompanies the band in 2 Breton sets.

Includes MSR's, 6/8 Marches, Medleys, Jigs and Theme for the Greenlands.

£12.50 UK
£15.00 Overseas


Grace Notes
Tracks & samples

Grace Notes

Pipe Major Robert Mathieson's inaugural solo recording. Contains many of Robert's early compositions featured in his Marking Time book that are now well known modern solo and pipe band classics.

Includes Hornpipes, Jigs, Slow Airs and Galician Dance.

£12.50 UK
£15.00 Overseas


The Big Birl
Tracks & samples

The Big Birl

Pipe Major Robert Mathieson's most recent recording contains music that is synonymous with the Shotts & Dykehead Caledonia Pipe Band's repertoire of the late 1990's. Here, the pipes find themselves in some unusual settings.

CD includes Dance Jigs, Song for the Smallpipe and Calypso Reels.

£12.50 UK
£15.00 Overseas


La Boum Ecosse
Tracks & samples

La Boum Ecosse - Live in Concert

The band participated in the annual pre-World Championships concert at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall in 2001.

The concert featured the award-winning Bagad Brieg from France and some of the new pieces conveyed a totally fresh aspect to pipe band concerts.

£12.50 UK
£15.00 Overseas


La Boum Ecosse

The Legendary House of Edgar
Shotts & Dykehead Pipe Band

As part of The House of Edgar Shotts & Dykehead Pipe Band's 95th birthday, this CD tracks the band from the 1950's through every decade to its present day format.

The CD contains recordings of the band and interviews including Pipe Major Tom McAllister Jnr & Drum Major Alex Duthart. The recording culminates in the band performing at Celtic Connections in 2005.

£12.50 UK
£15.00 Overseas


 
Books

Marking Time P/M Robert Mathieson

Marking Time

£14.00 UK
£14.00 Overseas

With a catalogue of compositions to his name, Robert's first book was always going to be a success. It includes compositions that have become reliable favourites in the pipe band community at every level.

Much of the music contained in the book can be heard on 'From Celtic Roots' by Polkemmet Grorud Pipe Band and also influenced Shotts and Dykehead Caledonia Pipe Band in Robert's early days as Pipe Major.


About Time Two P/M Robert Mathieson

About Time Two

£14.00 UK
£14.00 Overseas

Book 2 brings a new treasure trove of music to the great highland bagpipe and pipe band idioms.

Some of the music in this book can be heard on Robert's Ebb-Tide album, along with many of his compositions which helped to bring championship after championship to Shotts & Dykehead Caledonia Pipe Band during his reign as Pipe Major.

This book contains 50 traditional and contemporary compositions.


Taking Notes P/M Robert Mathieson

Taking Notes

£14.00 UK
£14.00 Overseas

Just when you thought it wasn't possible to compose any more tunes, Robert released yet another volume of his music, accompanied by compositions from some up and coming lesser-known writers.

As you would now come to expect, this book contains music that has become embedded in the competition performances of Shotts & Dykehead Caledonia Pipe Band during  recent years.


Taking Notes P/M Robert Mathieson

The Fourth Title

£14.00 UK
£14.00 Overseas


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