Small Tunes Podcast: “Hiharin Hiodreen”
Welcome to Small Tunes! In this episode, we dive back into the Campbell Canntaireachd manuscripts for the tune “Hiharin Hiodreen,” one of the tunes Campbell titles as “One of the Cragich.” The two volumes of Colin Campbell’s Canntaireachd have been an inexhaustible resource for students and players of piobaireachd for more than 100 years. Tunes from the Campbell mss. have been explored before on Small Tunes here and here. If you enjoy this episode’s journey, consider supporting Small Tunes with a purchase for full access to the ever-expanding library of tunes. Download the setting for this tune and listen to the podcast for more rumination and a rendition on the bagpipe.