Dougie MacLean touched the pinnacle of creative achievement with “The Gael.” The pinnacle of artistic achievement is the creation of work that. Dougie MacLean, OBE (born 27 September ) is a Scottish singer-songwriter , composer, MacLean's most famous pieces include "The Gael" (), which became the main theme to film The Last of the Mohicans, and "Caledonia", . Stream The Gael (Theme From 'The Last Of The Mohicans' By Dougie MacLean) by FolkLARKband from desktop or your mobile device. Dougie MacLean - The Gael (arr. For Brass Band by Andrew Duncan). Trying to trace the provenance of this piece reminded me of that famous line, “Confused?.