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The Royal Scots Borderers in Barga

The regimental band of the Royal Scots Borderers led by Captain P Wilman and the pipes, drums and dancers of the 1st Battalion of the Royal Regiment of Scotland were in Barga this afternoon for a stirring display of Scottish Military precision marching, music and dancing. The rain kept away long enough for the one […]

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Caledonian Piping Club play Piazza Angelio

The Caledonian Pipe Band from Saltcoats, North Ayrshire, Scotland were in Barga today for a reception in their honour at the Palazzo Pancrazi. The mayor of Barga, Umberto Sereni presented then with a commemoration plaque and flags for their visit to the city. They in their turn presented at the city with gifts from Saltcoats.

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The Haven Fiddlers in Piazza Angelio

After the concert in the Duomo of a couple of nights ago (article here) Barga got a better glimpse of just what Scottish traditional music can actually be like … movement, dancing and fun were all on the menu this evening in Piazza Angelio as the Haven Fiddlers played their third concert in as many […]