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The Caledonian Repository of Music for the Great Highland Bagpipe

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Frontpiece from Alexander Glen's Caledonian Repository

Alexander Glen was an older brother to Thomas Glen, and father of David Glen. He was born in 1801, and went into business as a bagpipe maker in 1844.
His "Caledonian Repository" was first published in 1860, and there were three other editions published over the next several years. The version presented here is a first edition.

Tune Name Tune type Composer Alternate Title(s)
Cover n/a n/a n/a
Preface n/a n/a n/a
Index n/a n/a n/a
Instructions n/a n/a n/a
Exercises n/a n/a n/a
Robert Brown march J. Glen
George Forbes Esqr of Ashloun's March march Duncan Campbell
My Bonnie Ellen Owen quickstep
Birken Tree, The quickstep
Clansman's March, The march D. McPhail
Sebastopol quickstep
Kick the Rogues Out quickstep
Highland Volunteers, The march John Glen
His Royal Highness Prince Albert's Birthday strathspey Angus McKay
Paddy Whack  quickstep
Smith of Chillichassie, The reel
Colonel McBean reel
Stirlingshire Militia march
Sprig of Shellelah, The quickstep
Boturich Castle march Hugh McKay
Ewie wi' the Crookit Horn, The strathspey
Balmoral Royal Highlander's March march Angus McKay
Donald Dow's strathspey
O She's Comical reel
Bread and Cheese to Roy strathspey
Wakin' winna ye, Wife 'O the Glen quickstep J. Cameron
Craignish Castle quickstep
Fodder for the little Cattle reel
Francis Fraser  reel
Arniston Castle strathspey
Love in a Village reel
Mrs. Campbell's Favourite strathspey Arch. Campbell
Marquis of Stafford reel John McAllister
Merry Maid of Sandside, The reel
Malcolm McFee reel
Arkindlas march Alexr. Martin
Doctor McKinnon strathspey
Callum More  reel R. Mitchell Big Malcolm
Willie Fraser reel
Donald has gane to the Wars quickstep
King of Sweden's March, The march John McLauchlan (arr.)
Marry Ketty strathspey Highland Donald
Glengarry Gathering, The march Angus McKay
Sir Alexr Gibson Matland Bart. march Hugh McKay
Charles Edward Hope Vere march Hugh McKay
Old Donald Duncan reel
Craigs of Stirling, The march Hugh McKay
Lochinvar House strathspey
Leaving Strathdon quickstep D. Campbell
Prince of Wales welcome to Holyrood Palace, The quickstep Hugh McKay
Duke of Roxburgh's farewell to the Black Mount Forest, The quickstep A. McKay
93rd welcome to Glasgow, The quickstep
Islay Smugglers, The march
Highland Brigade's March to the Battle of Alma, The march Wm. Ross
Highland Borderer's Farewell to Fort George, The quickstep Hugh McKay
Lord Clyde's welcome to Glasgow march
Macnab's March, The march
Lord Glenlyon's March march
Angus Campbell's farewell to Stirling march Hugh McKay
Braham Castle strathspey D. Cameron
Lord Salton's reel
Wedding of Balleypareen, The quickstep
Sir John' Sinclair's farewell to Caithness quickstep
Kate Dalrymple reel
Cayderhall House quickstep
Kessock Ferry strathspey D. Cameron
Oscars quickstep
Darnoch Lasses quickstep Dr. G. Forbes
Lassie with the Crinoline, The reel
God save the Queen slow march D. McPhail
Dumfries House quickstep
Skibo Castle quickstep
Laird of Keir's, The reel
Invergordon Castle quickstep
Auld Man of Beredale, The reel
Golspie Links quickstep
John McDugald's reel
Tommorrow shall be the Wedding Day quickstep
Through the long Muir I followed my Willie quickstep
Where does my Bonny Annie lye quickstep
Craignish  quickstep
Lord Ray's Fencible quickstep
Braes of Badenach, The strathspey
Stirling Castle quickstep
Right Honble. Lord John Scott's March, The march
Earl of Dunmore, The quickstep John McDonald
Keith Stewart McKenzie quickstep
Cat Kittened in Charlie's Wigg, The quickstep
Black Watch, The slow march
Prince Charlies farewell to the Isle of Skye quickstep
Craigmillar Castle march
Came ye by Athole quickstep
Esag's Osag reel
Saltwood Castle quickstep
My Willie's away to the Glen jig or quickstep
Donald Bain quickstep
Miss Charlotte Alston Stewart reel D. McKeracher
Craigievar Castle reel
Flora McDonald's welcome to Prince Charlie quickstep
School House, The reel
Ground Spade, The reel
Lucy's Welcome quickstep Alexr. Cameron
Lord Collingwood's Victory quickstep
MacRae of Harres march
Why should I forget my ain Auld Guid Man march

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