About the Author
Bridget Mackenzie gained a degree from the University of Oxford and an MLitt from the University of Glasgow, where she became lecturer in Old Norse. Married to a piper, she is now retired and works from home researching piping history. She has published a number of articles and other books on piping, including Piping Traditions of the North of Scotland, Piping Traditions of Argyll, and Piping Traditions of the Isle of the Inner Isles. She has received a Saltire Society award for her contribution to the understanding of Highland culture.