Super Knight Song Challenge

Royal Recorders

Royal Recorders - Super Knight Song Challenge - for those who have completed all 13 levels of the Royal Recorders Program

Niel Gow (1727-1807) was a renowned Scottish fiddler. He wrote this lament after the death of his second wife. Sometimes that detail is included in the title of the song. Search online to read more about this famous musician and his compositions.

If you are a Royal Recorder Knight you will know most of the notes in Niel Gow’s Lament, but there are a few new ones. They are both high notes.

This challenge is for those who have completed all 13 levels (up to and including Gold level) of the Royal Recorders program.

Enjoy the Challenge!

Go to to learn more about the full Royal Recorders Program


Audio Tracks

     - Piano Accompaniment


Print Pages

     - Recorder Score

     - Lead Sheet (recorder score with accompaniment chords added)

     - Super Knight "in training" - instruction pages