Piobaireachd is the classical music of the great Highland bagpipe. The word simply means 'piping', because at one time this was the only kind of music played on this bagpipe. 'Piob' is a Gaelic word meaning a pipe, or a bagpipe, 'piobair' is a piper; and 'piobaireachd' is what a piper does with a pipe. '
' Seumas MacNeill
Part 4 will introduce the particular movements of piobaireachd and give instruction on four complete tunes: The Caompany's Lament, Mackintosh's Banner, Lament for Alasdair Dearg and Glengarry's Lament.