Track Details

Battle Of The Somme - 1 mixes

  • Key Bb/A# (ends in Bb/A#)
  • Metre 2/4
  • Tempo 91 bpm (ends at 91)
  • Tempo Notes Medium
  • Album 1064/7
  • ISRC GB-FFM-03-06407
  • Publisher Audio Network Limited
  • Release Year 2003
Factoid Composed 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.

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