Loch Lomond Lyrics &
Sheet Music

Loch Lomond lyrics and sheet music, now with an early intermediate piano arrangement for your music students.  

Two different sets of lyrics (the most well-known, and the original) and several keys to choose from, lead sheets and vocal plus piano accompaniment in 6 keys!

Early intermediate piano Loch Lomond

This is a new piano arrangement, which is actually very OLD... it is almost note-for-note the old John Schaum arrangement that I played in my childhood and can no longer find.  I loved it so much that I want my students to know it too!

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 Lorna Doone as well... (which has beautiful, evocative music).

Loch Lomond lyrics old and new with piano arrangement

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Students who are not ready for the fast-moving chord inversions in part 2 may still be able to put page 1 hands together.   The "crushed" note, C#, helps give the bass part a "bagpipe"-like sound... at least that is how I have always heard it in my imagination!  

And this is one of those songs that can carry you away to another time and place...

The arrangement below is especially for vocalists:


Scottish song with lyrics old & new, piano accompaniment & vocal

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The LEAD SHEETS for this beautiful song:

Loch Lomond lyrics and music for singers

Loch Lomond lyrics and sheetmusic for singers with oldest words

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For your beginning guitarists, here are guitar tabs in the keys of C & G:

Guitar tabs for Loch Lomond

Tabs for Loch Lomond for guitar

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And here is a super-easy arrangement in Middle C position for beginners:

Loch Lomond for beginner piano

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:





The link for the intermediate piano arrangement:


Download Loch Lomond for intermediate piano, in G



The links for the vocal arrangement with piano accompaniment:


Download Loch Lomond for voice & piano in the key of C


Download Scottish song for voice & piano in the key of D


Download Loch Lomond in the key of Eb


Download Loch Lomond in F (shown above)


Download song in the key of G


Download song with piano accompaniment in the key of A



The links for the lead sheets:


Download Loch Lomond lyrics and music in the key of C, lead sheet


Download lyrics and music in the key of D


Download music in the key of Eb


Download Loch Lomond in the key of F


Download Loch Lomond lyrics and sheet music in the key of G



The links for the guitar tabs:


Download guitar tabs for Scottish song in the key of C


Download song with guitar tabs in the key of G



The link for the easiest piano arrangement:


Download easy beginner piano arrangement for Loch Lomond












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Dana Thynes

Hi, I'm Dana!  (Say that like "Anna".)  I'm the owner of Music-for-Music-Teachers.com.

Like some of you, I've been playing the piano since early childhood, and added a few other instruments along the way, plus an interest in arranging and composing music.

You can find out more about me and the reason for this website at my About Me page.