George McIlwham

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Interviewee: George McIlwham

Interviewer: Iain MacDonald (Neilston)

Background: George McIlwham has had a distinguished career as principal Piccolo and Flute with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. He is also a piper, and was taught by Pipe Major Robert Reid. He was one of the first pipers to play with a symphony orchestra, and has featured as a solo player in a number of pieces, including Donald of the Burthens by Ian Whyte, and Sir Peter Maxwell Davies' "Orkney Wedding with Sunrise".

Publisher: The National Piping Centre

Date: 2012-11-20

Format: Audio

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