The Lighthouse Collection

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Volume 3 of the Cape Breton Musical Heritage Series

New edition complete with chords by Mario Colosimo

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Clear musical notation for 294 tunes, all 'new' to the Cape Breton, Irish and Scottish traditions. Most composed by Lighthouse keeper Paul Cranford - others by his mentors and his friends.

Since the book's initial release in 1996 many of these tunes have circulated widely. At present approximately 190 of these tunes have been recorded.


  1. Fiddler Magazine
  2. Canadian Folk Music Bulletin Index

Sample tunes from The Lighthouse (a CD released in 1996)

Sample tunes from More Tunes from the Lighthouse (double CD released in 2010)
GIF/MP3 - 112 individual pages with sound clips - Notation & MP3 from More Tunes from the Lighthouse
170 different tunes from the book are recorded on the 3 totally different companion CDs

Book and CDs available as bundles or separately

The Lighthouse
(1 CD$14.95)

More Tunes from the Lighthouse
(2 CD set $18.00)

Book only $19.50

Book & Lighthouse CD $24.95

Book + More Tunes (2 CDs & booklet - $34.95)

Book & all CDs (2 albums -3 CDs) $39.95
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