Cape Breton Piano: Jessie Maggie MacLellan
Jessie Maggie MacLellan was an early teacher of Lila Hashem. She
usually did not play as an accompianist, but rather as a solo
player of Scottish music. According to Hashem, "The Bonnie Lass O Bon-Accord" was
one of her favorite tunes.
To Home of Piano in Traditional Cape Breton Music
To Cape Breton Piano: Some Players Past and Present
Disclaimer: I am not an expert in the history, theory, or playing of
Cape Breton Style piano accompiament. I am an eager student. If
you find errors, lies, damn lies, ommissions etc etc etc within
these pages, please do call it to my attention!
Le gach beannachd,
Roger Lane Reid