- AlbumScotland, Bagpipes, Celtic 1064
- KeyBb/A# (ends in Bb/A#)
- Tempo91 bpm (ends at 91)
FactoidComposed shortly after the infamous battle by Pipe Major William Laurie of the 8th Battalion, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, The Battle Of The Somme was commonly regarded as the best composition of the First World War. Unfortunately Pipe Major Laurie died later that year of illness after being invalided home.
- Tempo NotesMedium
- PublisherAudio Network Limited
- Release Year2003