October 31, 2002

MacColl Goes Mod

Largs, Scotland – October 12, 2002 – Angus MacColl of Oban, Scotland, was the overall winner at the annual National Mod Piping Competitions, part of the large festival celebrating Gaelic arts.

1st Angus McColl, “The Red Speckled Bull”
2nd Rab Wallace, Glasgow, “The Earl; of Seaforth’s Salute”
3rd Willie McCallum, Bearsden, “The Big Spree”
4th Roddy MacLeod, Cumbernauld, “Lament for Donald Duaghal MacKay”
Judges: A.J. Wilson, A. Wright

March, Strathspey & Reel
1st Roddy MacLeod, “Lord Alexander Kennedy,” “Arniston Castle,” “Lt. Col. DJS Murray”
2nd Willie McCallum, “Major Manson of Clachantrushal,” “Lady MacKenzie of Gairloch,” “John MacKechnie’s Big Reel”
3rd Gordon Walker, “The Argyllshire Gathering,” “Piper’s Bonnet,” “John Morrison, Assynt House”
4th Angus McColl, “The Argyllshire Gathering,” “Maggie Cameron,” “The Rejected Suitor”
Judges: I. McLellan, R. Lawrie


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