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Baird of Bute Centenary "Anthem"

 

Well respected Bute musician, Charles Soane, has written a new tune, a "two step", in honour of the centenary of Andrew Baird's historic achievement.

The tune was be played at the ceremonies at Ettrick Bay on Saturday September 25th. 

While best known as a fiddler and leader of the Bute Ceilidh Band, Charles introduces the tune, on this linked video, on the mandolin.