The prescribed pieces for the 2017 Royal National Mod in Lochaber are now available to buy.
Please check below for any amendments to this year’s pieces.
If you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to contact Màiri Macleod at email@example.com or telephone 01463 709 705.
Verse 1 - the first word should be gur and not gu
In the same song, verse 3, the first few words should be “Eilean Ìdh’ ‘s mòr mo thlachd dheth…”
Verse 1 - bar 6 should say “anns an tìr seo ‘s thar chuantan”
Bar 21, Soprano 2 – solfa should be la la so so so. Staff is correct.
Bar 62, soprano 2 & altos – an sporan should be a sporan as it is in Soprano 1.
Bar 5 & 6, Tenor – words as the Alto line
Bar 15 & 16, Bass – words are Ah__________
Bar 50, Tenor – should be the same as Bar 46 part (B D D G G G A G – la do do fa fa fa so fa)
Bar 61, Alto part, first note should be a low D (so)
Bar 84 & 88, Tenor part, 7th note should be a high D (so)
Arranged by Padruig Mooney, not Seumas McAdam
Prescribed Piece “An Ròs” is given on Mòd CD. However, this competition is and appears as own choice in the syllabus. Competitors can recite An Ròs if they wish.
Bar 16 Verse 1 sònraichte changes to sònraicht’
Bar 27 first three notes should C B A (do, ti, la) instead of C A B (do, la, ti)
The first two notes should be a dotted semi quaver followed by a demi-semi-quaver
Bar 36 sgrìobhadh changes to treabhadh
Bar 10 add air to the final note in the bar (E, la)