MUSIC

City of Brisbane Pipe Band has a broad repertoire to suit the diverse range of performances, festivals, parades, and competitions we play for. 

Our standard repertoire is listed below, though we always look for new and different tunes to keep things interesting. 

Marches

Brisbane Set 
Barefoot through Brisbane
Ye Jacobites by Name
At Long Last

5/4 March
Cullen Bay

Irish Set 
The Wearing of the Green
The Minstrel Boy
Sruleen Park
Star of the County Down

Stanthorpe Set 
The Leaving of Liverpool
The Rose of Allandale

Australian Set 
South Australia
Waltzing Matilda
The Road to Gundagai

Battle Set
The Highland Brigade at Magersfontein
The Road to Passchendaele

6/8 Set 
The City of Brisbane Pipe Band
(special thanks to Utah composer Eric Evenhuis, of Wasatch & District Pipes and Drums, for composing and naming this piece after us)
PM Donald MacLean of Lewis

Performance

Tuning Tune
By the Water’s Edge

Fancy Set 
Murray’s Fancy
The Ass in The Graveyard

Flash Mob 
The Weary Maid
The Barren Rocks of Aden
The High Road to Gairloch

Farewell 
Over the Hills and Far Away

The Proms 
Steam Train to Mallaig
The British Grenadiers
Skye Boat Song
Teribus

Dance Sets
Orange and Blue
Loudon’s Bonny Woods & Braes
Mac an Irish
The Smith’s a Gallant Fireman
The High Road to Linton
Marion and Donald’s Wedding
Molly on the Shore

Hornpipe and Jig 
The Man from Skye
Mrs Julia Spotswood

Massed bands and occasional

4/4 Sets 
Scotland the Brave
Mairi’s Wedding
Will ye No’ Come Back Again
We’re No’ Awa’ to Bide Awa’

3/4 Set 
Green Hills of Tyrol
When the Battle’s Over

6/8 Set 
Bonnie Dundee
A Hundred Pipers
The Cock of the North

Airs 
Amazing Grace (+gospel)
Highland Cathedral

Occasional 
Advance Australia Fair
Auld Lang Syne
The Flower of Scotland
Happy Birthday
Let Your Light Shine
A Man’s a Man for A’ That

Competition

MSR (2019) 
George V’s Army
Dorrator Bridge
Sound of Sleat

Medley (2018) 
The Battle of Waterloo
The Old Wife of the Mill Dust
The Shoreline of Lewis
O’er the Bows to Ballindalloch
Bass Face