Loch Lomond lyrics and sheet music for your singers, guitarists, piano, and other music students. Two different sets of lyrics (the most well-known, and the original) and several keys to choose from, plus now, the piano accompaniment in 6 keys to go with the vocal!
Listen to this very polished performance by Peter Hollens:
I have always loved this song, since I first played it on the piano as a little girl. The lyrics were a mystery... what did it mean, the low road and the high road? Most interpretations connect to the Jacobite uprising against England in 1745. I THINK that is the setting for the story I THINK that is the setting for the story Lorna Doone as well... (which has beautiful, evocative music).
The LEAD SHEETS for this beautiful song:
For your beginning guitarists, here are guitar tabs in the keys of C & G:
And here is a super-easy arrangement in Middle C position for beginners:
This video shows a rendition by The Corries using the oldest words, which I have included with my vocal sheets. It is a beautiful solo performance, live, with the saddest words: