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Introduction to the Bagpipes

Course Overview

The haunting resonance of bagpipes is the trademark sound of music from Scotland and Ireland. This workshop is for those who are interested in taking up this elusive instrument and don’t know where to start. You will first be introduced to different types of pipes, with a brief overview of the playing techniques and repertoire of each. By the end of this workshop, you will know enough to choose an instrument, how to access repertoire and be able to find the resources to pursue an interest in the bagpipes.

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