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Forum: Technique & Instrument 10-27-2017, 07:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 414
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Can you name these tunes?

Followed by the jig "Skye" by Fred Morrison...
Forum: Music 08-14-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,486
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: tunes from Worlds 2017

No problem, and the reel in the SLOT final medley is a Peter Macleod Jr tune called Arnish Light and can be found in John Wilson's Collection book 1.
Forum: Music 08-13-2017, 03:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,486
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: tunes from Worlds 2017

The PSNI strathspey sounds like Dr Kenneth Noisewater, in Ryan Canning's Blockbuster book.
Forum: Piobaireachd 07-02-2017, 10:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 549
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Recording of Allan MacDonald's "Cumha Ruairidh Roidein" (lament for rdrk. macdona

Found this, it should help https://wiki.altpibroch.com/p/File:Allan_MacDonald_-Lament_for_Roderick_MacDonald.MP3
Forum: In Memoriam 06-04-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Sandy St. James (1933-2017)

Sad news to report, Albert "Sandy" St. James of Dumont NJ passed away on June 2, 2017. He was well-known in the piping community and anyone who met him or actually managed to speak with him on the...
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 05-11-2017, 08:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,426
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Decent Smallpipe Bellows Makers

Michael Dow makes a very nice set of bellows
Forum: Beer Tent 04-13-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,508
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Driving in Scotland

Watch out for hares in the road

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wVN4PRLrpsA

and make sure the kids are out of the room:willy:
Forum: Music 02-27-2016, 08:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,552
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Forum: Beer Tent 02-24-2016, 03:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Metro Cup Medleys are on YouTube

Lady in the Bottle and Alan MacPherson of Mosspark
Forum: Beer Tent 02-23-2016, 06:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Metro Cup Medleys are on YouTube

El gaitero, the jig is known as "unknown" and can be found in Scots Guards II
Forum: Music 03-08-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,323
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: gordon walkers hornpipe name please

Its "The Train Journey North" found in Scots Guards Book 2, (without the typical Gordon Walker flourishes of course.)
Forum: Beer Tent 09-14-2011, 08:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,608
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Rescue Me funeral scene pipe band

The solo piper in the church at the beginning is John McCarthy (aka Johnny Pipes) who lives in NY. He said it was filmed in NYC, at least his scene.
Don't know the name of the band that played at...
Forum: Beer Tent 08-25-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,049
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Buring Man?

Ray, just love that sound! Reminds me of the sound of the pipes in The Avengers episode "Castle De'ath": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Av14dgf3IY

I've got to get my Pakistani Pipes up and...
Forum: Beer Tent 08-25-2011, 10:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,713
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Boston casting call

Well, It is a low price if you're not SAG but there should be lots of food available through Catering Services. It seems to be some sort of zombie movie and that in and of itself could be worth it...
Forum: Music 08-03-2011, 10:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,122
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Massed Bands of India

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F5d7b240RrU

Actually not too bad, the marching is innovative, good tempo changes, and the sound, for massed bands, is pretty good. Great outfits also!
Forum: Music 01-18-2011, 07:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,984
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Allen Tully Slow Air/Lament

I think it's Donal Og, that's what was listed in the MetroCup program last year, Gordon Duncan plays it on Just for Seamus track 9.
Forum: Music 08-17-2010, 09:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,364
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: SLOT marching off with the hardware tune Worlds 2010

The first tune is "The Dust Gatherer" found in Terry Tully Collection of Traditional Irish Music, haven't figured out the name of the second tune yet.
Forum: Webmaster & Software 03-16-2010, 10:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,339
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Tone Generator for Windows?

No, just stupidity, didn't hit enter after entering frequency. Thanks Jon, it works fine now.
Forum: Webmaster & Software 03-16-2010, 07:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,339
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Tone Generator for Windows?

Well, I downloaded the tone generator you mentioned and it only seems to emit the same tone, no matter what frequency I enter, have you had any problems with it?
Forum: Beer Tent 12-30-2009, 03:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,326
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Tattoos in the US...

USMA at West Point has a nice one in the spring.
Forum: Beer Tent 11-10-2009, 07:15 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 14,892
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Piper at Fort Hood ceremony

Well, I did a little research and found out that the piper in question was at Ft Hood to play at a ceremony for soldiers receiving college degrees. He was in the theatre when the shooting started,...
Forum: Beer Tent 10-26-2009, 07:47 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,831
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Sean McGonigal and the St. Columcille United Gaelic Pipeband

Nothing beats the 1958 recording of the 9th Regiment, a true classic. I'm amazed how many copies are available on Ebay.
Forum: Beer Tent 09-01-2009, 07:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,111
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Another one bites the dust...

Give it a couple of days and then try slightly shifting the angle you hold your right hand at, first knuckle is not too bad, could have been a lot worse. You should be able to adapt. We have a guy in...
Forum: Beer Tent 08-21-2009, 07:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,398
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: Tube in tenor drum?

How about Roto-Toms? Or better yet, African Talking Drums?
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 08-20-2009, 12:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,694
Posted By Mic Sorrentino
Re: ePipes software and Deger Pipes

"This will pick up and write out the grace notes in proper form? That would be amazing"

I don't believe it has that notation capability.
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