1990-1994 New Bagpipe Music from Nova Scotia by Scott Williams

An update by Geoff Hore 2008-2015.  The writing in black font is from A Bibliography of Bagpipe Music. The update comments are in blue font.

 

1990 New Bagpipe Music From Nova Scotia Volume 1 by Scott Williams.
1990 New Bagpipe Music From Nova Scotia Volume 2 by Scott Williams.
1993 New Bagpipe Music From Nova Scotia Volume 3 by Scott Williams.
1994 New Bagpipe Music From Nova Scotia Volume 4 by Scott Williams.

Volume 1

1      1990

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Front Cover

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p [1], front cover; p [2], imprint (inside front cover); p [3], title; p 4, foreword; p 5, contents; p 6, blank; pp 7-43, tunes (53); p [44], About the Composer; p [45], Advertisement for Volume Two.

  • The Author’s Collection. 280mm x 217mm.

According to the Foreword this is the first book of pipe music from Nova Scotia. All the tunes are composed by Scott Williams. Advertised for sale in the Piping Times Vol 44, No 2, November 1991.

Volume 2

1      1990

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Front Cover

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p [1], front cover; p [2], imprint (inside front cover); p [3], title; p 4, foreword; p 5, contents; p 6, blank; pp 7-44, tunes (54); p [45], About the Composer; p [46], Advertisement for Volume One.

  • The Author’s Collection. 280mm x 217mm.

Like Volume One all the tunes in this book are composed by Scott Williams. The Foreword to this and Volume One are both dated December 1990 and this indicates both books appeared at the same time.

Volume 3

1      1993

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Front Cover

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p [1], front cover; p [2], blank (inside front cover); p [3], title; p 4, blank; p [5], dedication; p [6], foreword and contents; pp 7-48, tunes (61); p [49], About the Composer; p [50], Advertisement for Volumes One and Two.

  • The Author’s Collection. 280mm x 217mm.

Once again all the tunes are composed by Scott Williams.

Volume 4

1      1994

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Front cover

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p [1], front cover; p [2], blank (inside front cover); p [3], title; p 4-5, foreword and contents; pp 6-48, tunes (68); p 49-50, About the Composer and Advertisements for Volumes One, Two and Three.

  • The Author’s Collection. 280mm x 217mm.

All but two tunes are composed by Scott Williams.

 

  • Rev 00 (31 October 2011)

© Geoff Hore 2011