Highland Cathedral is a popular melody for the great highland bagpipe.. ! Now also for brass septet! by email. blosari ät blosari.com. Brass septet version in You Tube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-oLuOQBTdU Solo part for trumpet, soprano saxophone, clarinet. This melody was composed by German musician Ulrich Roever and Michael Korb in 1982 for a Highland games held in Germany. It has been proposed as the Scottish national anthem to replace unofficial anthems Scotland the Brave and/or Flower of Scotland. It has subsequently undergone various orchestrations and had lyrics added in English and in Scottish Gaelic.