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The Kilberry Book of Ceol Meadhonach

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Figure from the Notes section of The Kilberry Book of Ceol Meadhonach

The Kilberry Book of Ceol Meadhonach was compiled by brothers Captain John Campbell and Archibald Campbell and published in 1908.
Ceol Meadhonach means "middle music", and the Campbells describe it as follows in the Introduction.:
"The music of the Highland bagpipe is usually said to be divided into three categories: Ceol Mor, the "big music" or Piobaireachd; Ceol Beag, the "little music," that is quicksteps and dance music, and Ceol Meadhonach, the "middle music" which lies between the other two, and consists of such tunes as are neither constructed in the measure of Piobaireachd, nor adapted for the quick march or dance."
There were two (and possibly) three editions of this book, and the version presented here is from a first edition.

Tune Title Tune Type Alternate Titles
Cover
Introduction
Table of Contents
General Index
Cumha Fhinn air Ossian's lament for his father
Creag ghuanach air Hawk that swoops on high, The
When the battle is over retreat
Forty and twa, The air
Muile nam mr-bheann (1st sett.) air Mull of the mountains
Muile nam mr-bheann (2nd sett.) air Mull of the mountains
An-t-eilean Muileach air Isle of Mull, The
Is toigh lean a' Ghaidealtachd air I love the highlands
Faill-ill- agus h ro ile air Brown haired lad, The
Ghruagach dhonn air Brown haired lassie, The
Mo rn geal dleas air My faithful fair one
Ch mi na mrbheanna air Mist covered mountains, The
Dthaich nan craobh air Land of the trees, The
Fillirin llrin air Not the swan on the lake
Fear a' bhata air Boatman, The
Mo chailin dleas, donn air My faithful brown haired lass
Gun chrodh gun aighean air Tocherless lass, The
Miri bhn g (1st sett.) air Fair young Mary
Miri bhn g (2ndt sett.) air Fair young Mary
Bha mi 'n de' m Beinn Dbhrain air Yesterday I was on Ben Doran
Cumha Ruairidh Mhoir air Lament for Rory Mor
An cluinn thu 'leannain' air Hearken my love
Mo dhachaidh air My Home
Ho r, lin do ghloinne air Ho, fill your glass
Cha till mi tuille air I return no more
Bodach na moigean air Carle with the footless stockings, The
Nameless air
Highland emigrant, The retreat
Bodach nam briogais air Carles with the breeks, The
Loch Duich air
Maid of Islay, The air
Ben Doran air
Ho r mo nighean donn bhoideach air My bonny brown haired maiden
Suaicheantas na h-Alba air Badge of Scotland, The
Thid mi dhachaidh chr chill-t-sile air We will return home to Kintail
Death of the chief, The march
Sword of the chief of Islay, The march
Braes of Rannoch, The quickstep
True Lover's Lament, The air
Slow Atholl March, The march
Flowers of the Forest, The air
Lochaber no more air
Green Hills of Tyrol, The retreat
Notes n/a

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