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Gordon Highlanders & 'that Ball'

Postby jf42 » November 20th, 2017, 8:09 pm

I just came on this wee clip while browsing for pipe tunes.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e-0Y6h52TNc

Historical accuracy aside, this is a stirring sequence nonetheless. The 'young men' dancing the Strathspey and the Gordons' Drums and Pipes marching off to 'Cock o' the North.'

While the acting 'Pro's' all seem fairly wooden, the professionals look more convinced.

an eir a choisin buaidh san ephait?
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