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Simon Fraser's debut medley with Alan Bevan at the 2014 Worlds

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This is Simon Fraser University Pipe Band from Burnaby in British Columbia, Canada led by Pipe Major Alan Bevan playing the medley it played in the Grade One Qualifying Heats of the 2014 World Pipe Band Championships. Although Alan Bevan has been playing with the band since 1995 this was his first medley performance at the Worlds as the band's Pipe Major. The medley incorporates the following tunes: Pipe Major Calum Campbell's Caprice [Hornpipe composed by PM Joe Wilson (1938 - 2010)] The Friars Britches [Jig, traditional Irish] Brest St Marc [Jig, after Thunderhead composed by Grey Larsen (b. 1955)] Monymusk [Jig, original strathspey by Daniel (or Donald) Dow (1732 ‑ 1783)] Hills of Argyll [Air, original march by George M McIntyre (? - ?)] The Red Coat [Stathspey, traditional Gaelic] Tulloch Gorm [Strathspey, traditional] Sleepy Maggie [Reel, traditional] The Blackberry Bush [Reel, traditional]