Iain MacDonald

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Interviewee: Iain MacDonald

Interviewer: Bill Gallacher

Background: Born in Glasgow to parents from the Isle of Lewis, Iain was taught initially through the Boys’ Brigade, and subsequently by Duncan Johnston. He was a pioneer of piping in the folk scene in the 1970s, playing with the Battlefield Band and Tinkler Maidjie. He is currently the Pipe Major of Neilston and District Pipe Band, a position he has held for a number of years. He took the band to Eastern Europe before the fall of Communism.

Publisher: The National Piping Centre

Date: 02-05-2012

Format: Audio

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