The Dark Island For Bagpipes
by Traditional
Bagpipe - Digital Sheet Music

Item Number: 22465266
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Bagpipes Solo - Level 3 - Digital Download

SKU: A0.1196555

By Martin Hay. By Traditional. Arranged by Martin Hay. Celtic,Early Music,Folk,Historic,Irish,Traditional. Individual part. 1 pages. Martin Hay #795714. Published by Martin Hay (A0.1196555).

"The Dark Island" is a hauntingly beautiful Scottish song that is believed to have been written in the early 20th century. It tells the story of a man who is reflecting on his life and loves, while gazing out over the dark and misty waters surrounding the island where he lives. The song's melancholy melody and poignant lyrics capture the sense of longing and nostalgia that often accompany feelings of regret and loss. "The Dark Island" has become an iconic part of Scottish music tradition and is often played at funerals and other solemn occasions. Its emotive quality has made it a popular choice for musicians and performers, and it continues to be a beloved and timeless piece of Scottish music culture.

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