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#TuneTuesday | The Maple Leaf Forever

Since Canada Day is tomorrow, I thought I’d get a bit patriotic with this week’s #TuneTuesday. Cue the moose, Mounties, maple syrup, and everything else Canadiana! 86 more words

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#TuneTuesday | The Captain's Pledge

It’s been a while since I played a quick-tempo tune for you. This week’s #TuneTuesday is another 78th Fraser’s tune written by former pipe major Bill Livingstone – “The Captain’s Pledge.” 57 more words

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#TuneTuesday | Flower of Scotland

Here’s a wee tune for you that we recorded after playing at the surprise birthday gig awhile back. For the backdrop of the video, we used New Hamburg’s iconic waterwheel. 92 more words

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Wilmot Splash Pad Grand Opening

Last weekend, Emily and I attended the grand opening of the Wilmot Splash Pad at the Wilmot Recreation Complex in Baden, Ontario. This day was years in the making and was a great chance for our community to celebrate its achievement! 137 more words

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#TuneTuesday | Mingulay Boat Song

Last summer, Emily and I spent a couple weeks touring Scotland. One of the most memorable times we had was spent with family in the Hebrides. 103 more words

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#TuneTuesday | Lord Lovat's Lament

This week’s #TuneTuesday, “Lord Lovat’s Lament” can be used for pretty well any event as it does double-duty as a tune that can be played slowly or quickly. 88 more words

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40th Birthday Surprise in Bright

A few weekends ago, I was hired to make a surprise appearance at a 40th birthday in Bright, Ontario.

Elaine, who hired me for her husband’s birthday party, had seen my advertisement in the local paper earlier in the year and started following my blog.  213 more words

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