Drops of Drink


Playing music and drinking whisky have moved hand-in-hand throughout Scottish history. Tunes commemorating the very shared, common experience of drinking whisky, like this one, were a likely feature of every gathering, dance, or celebration. The title is either a lamentation or an ironic statement about the amount of whisky being consumed.

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Whisky Tunes is the first online, bagpipe music tune book presented in a serial format. Tunes are collected and arranged by Vince Janoski. Vince is the former editor and publisher of The Voice, the magazine of the EUSPBA and publisher and writer for Pipehacker.com.