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MacColl, John (1860-1943), player and composer of highland bagpipe music

William Donaldson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/74663

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MacColl, John (1860-1943), player and composer of highland bagpipe music, was born at Kentallen in Appin, Argyll, on 6 January 1860, youngest of the four sons and three daughters of Dugald MacColl, tailor and traditional musician, and his wife, Elizabeth McInnes. On 21 June 1894 he married Helen Carruthers (b. ...

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