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Forum: Forum Related 08-10-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 955
Posted By Kenton Smith
Forum Software

Just wondering: What software product is being used for these Forums?
It seems to work really well! From a user perspective anyway.
I'd also be interested in knowing how well it works from a...
Forum: Trading Post Archive 06-07-2013, 06:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 213
Posted By Kenton Smith
WTB: Royal Stewart Drummer's Plaid

Hi,

I just acquired a Royal Stewart kilt and would like to get a matching drummer's plaid. Anyone have one lying around they want to get rid of? ;-)

Thanks,
Kenton
Forum: Piobaireachd 12-19-2010, 05:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 974
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: Piob. movement in BMW

In xxxxx it's dre. It's probably the same in BMW.
Forum: Technique & Instrument 11-01-2010, 01:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 855
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: sheepskin bag w/rubber grommets?

Scot:

When I played with the Scottish Society of Windsor in the mid/late '70s, we all switched to sheepskin bags. I tied in many (most?) of those bags. In the process, I learned a lot!

A...
Forum: Forum Related 10-01-2010, 12:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,814
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: PM Recieved Notice

That's a different function. That notifies you when you receive a message. I believe what people are talking about here is a notification sent to the sender when someone he or she sends a message to...
Forum: Forum Related 09-30-2010, 08:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,814
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: PM Recieved Notice

Andrew: It's in the Additional Message Options area toward the bottom of the Send New Private Message screen. It's the first option - Request a read receipt for this message.

If I recall...
Forum: Piobaireachd 09-27-2010, 12:45 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 21,544
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: Allan McDonald's thesis

Mendelssohn who? Never heard of him. Thank God for Béla Bartók! :thumb:
Forum: Music 09-22-2010, 08:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 783
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: name that tune

Actually... It's Colin's Cattle. Scots Guards Book I, tune number 392, page 222 (depending upon which edition you have) and in Donald MacLeod Book 1, page 24.

The Highland Brigade at ...
Forum: Piobaireachd 09-21-2010, 02:40 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 21,544
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: Allan McDonald's thesis

It's also available - less expensively - from Rampant Lion (http://www.rampantlion.com/rlhome.htm). That's the business you see at a lot of the highland games with boxes and boxes of all manner of...
Forum: Piobaireachd 09-18-2010, 01:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,634
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: Info Request: Dr. William Donaldson's Set Tunes Series

Hi, Andrew:

Thanks for the reply. I tried the search you recommended, along with a bunch of other searches, but couldn't find what i wanted - something to tell me what tunes were discussed in what...
Forum: Music 09-17-2010, 02:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 748
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: The Highland Brigade at Waterloo

Yup. It's in David Glen's Book 9, pp 2-3. But I have no idea when it was published. I've had the entire David Glen collection, including his Tutor, on a Ceol Sean CD for some years now. I should...
Forum: Piobaireachd 09-16-2010, 05:16 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 21,544
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: Allan McDonald's thesis

I found it! The album is available for download from http://www.rounder.com/artist/music/default.aspx?pid=62992. You can download the entire album ($9.99 US) or just individual tracks ($0.99 US...
Forum: Piobaireachd 08-30-2010, 04:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,634
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: Info Request: Dr. William Donaldson's Set Tunes Series

Wes:

The order doesn't really matter. It just happens that I put a number at the beginning of the file name when I saved and renamed the files. I then ZIPped them up by year. But I think that was...
Forum: Piobaireachd 08-30-2010, 02:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,634
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: Info Request: Dr. William Donaldson's Set Tunes Series

Wow! Thanks, Wes!

I now have (almost) all the articles and MP3s sorted into the correct directories. (Is your list by any chance in the order of publication? Just wondering.)

There are still...
Forum: Piobaireachd 08-29-2010, 03:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,634
Posted By Kenton Smith
Info Request: Dr. William Donaldson's Set Tunes Series

From 2001 to 2005 I downloaded all of Dr. William Donaldson's articles in his series published by Piper & Drummer magazine. Unfortunately, 2005 marked the beginning of the Four Years of Parent Care...
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 09-18-2007, 06:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 409
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: Looking for VolcomVT

Actually, you're totally right, and that is exactly the person (and the post) I'm talking about. Somehow I got the idea that it was in 2004, probably because that's the date of the file on my PC...
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 09-17-2007, 03:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 409
Posted By Kenton Smith
Looking for VolcomVT

Does anyone know who/where he is? He was a member here a few years back. Maybe he still is; I couldn't find him using the User List feature. I'd like to get in touch with him.

Anyway... He posted...
Forum: Trading Post Archive 05-17-2006, 11:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 181
Posted By Kenton Smith
FS: Gold-trimmed Doublet

The doublet is black Barathea, single breasted, and has 1/2-inch gold trim (sans curlicues), hollow round gold-tone buttons with thistle motif, and standard shoulder shells (as opposed to the...
Forum: Trading Post Archive 10-10-2005, 08:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 199
Posted By Kenton Smith
WTB - Military Doublet

I'm looking for a used black military doublet in good condition. I'd prefer a more basic one - plain white trim - although a more elaborately-trimmed one might be OK as long as it's not too decked...
Forum: Trading Post Archive 08-25-2005, 01:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 245
Posted By Kenton Smith
WTB: "Guards-Style" Piper's Doublet

It's the one with two more-or-less vertical rows of buttons and (usually) hook-and-eye central closure, as opposed to a buttoned central closure.

Anyone have one in a size 46 or 48 Long or know of...
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 10-12-2004, 11:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 446
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: Bruce Burt, Sr.

I just got off the phone with Bruce a little while ago. Apparently he's doing OK; in fact, he's expecting to be discharged today. There's no broken bones, but it sounds like there were some fairly...
Forum: Trading Post Archive 10-04-2004, 07:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 364
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: WTB: Kilt Buckles

Thanks very much for the leads.

Ken
Forum: Do It Yourself (DIY) 10-02-2004, 09:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 767
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: horsehair tassels

And do give them a call!

I recently placed a very time-sensitive order with Little Scotland and have never experienced better customer service than I received from them.

It seemed the entire...
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 10-01-2004, 04:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 381
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: Totally "hosed"

More on topic, though...
Easily done. I recently bought a pair of Ribbed Hose by Gaelic Themes from Henderson Imports...
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 10-01-2004, 02:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 381
Posted By Kenton Smith
Re: Totally "hosed"

Much as I hate to have to say it... Caveat emptor!

I just now sent an e-mail to Piper's Hut, cancelling an order for a McCallum Practice Chanter I placed on 13 August. I have been in regular...
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