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Forum: Trading Post Archive 08-27-2012, 01:21 PM
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Posted By Z_Piper
FS: D.Naill DN4A ABW GHB Silver/Imt Ivory, 2003 - $2000

For sale: 2003 David Naill ABW bagpipes, model DN4A, Sterling silver ferrules, tuning pins, and ring caps; imitation ivory projecting mounts. Excellent condition. Purchased in 2003, played for less...
Forum: Music 02-28-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,080
Posted By Z_Piper
Re: anyhting like this in the Highland tradition?

Hi Tim, whatever route you decide to go, if you haven't played any Piobaireachd yet, I would highly recommend finding a good Piobaireachd teacher and giving it a try. For me there is nothing like...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-17-2011, 01:00 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,692
Posted By Z_Piper
Re: How did you learn.....

I started trying to learn on my own, with the COP green book, off and on for 6 or 8 months. I was 29 at the time.

Then went to a week long school put on by the National Piping Centre. When I got...
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 05-11-2011, 11:14 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,455
Posted By Z_Piper
Re: First tune?

I too started out with the green book, but stopped using it when I began taking lessons.

Air- Scots Wha Ha'e
2/4- The Brown Haired Maiden
3/4- The Road to Passchendaele
4/4- Scotland The Brave...
Forum: Pipe Bands 05-11-2011, 10:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,649
Posted By Z_Piper
Re: Pipe Bands in LAs Cruces, New Mexico area

Yes, High Desert Pipes & Drums is still around. http://www.hdpd.org

Like Nathaniel said, about a 3.5 hour drive.
Are you moving to the area?
Forum: Beer Tent 09-05-2010, 07:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,700
Posted By Z_Piper
Re: Qualifyers for 2010 Glenfiddich

The 5th qualifier for Stuart Liddell was for winning Champion Piper, the aggregate winner of the SPSL competitions last Nov.

That was the other qualifier that they added for this year.
The...
Forum: Beer Tent 09-05-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,700
Posted By Z_Piper
Re: Qualifyers for 2010 Glenfiddich

I think that those are all of the qualifiers, except for Gordon Walker since the Sliver Chanter isn't a qualifier anymore. Stuart Liddell won five of the qualifying contests. So, that leaves four...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 09-02-2010, 11:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,098
Posted By Z_Piper
Re: Cane bass problems.

Thanks for the suggestions, guys.
I didn't leave them anywhere that was too hot, I'm pretty anal about not doing that.

I tried the vacuum check. No leaks.

No mold or debris. I re-tied the...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 09-02-2010, 10:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,963
Posted By Z_Piper
Re: Pro soloists using new Henderson chanter?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8VfMykySryc
Forum: Technique & Instrument 08-20-2010, 10:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,098
Posted By Z_Piper
Cane bass problems.

Hi all, I have a couple of questions about my cane bass drone reed. I've had it for about a year. Up until a couple of months ago my bass drone was tuning at about the middle of the tuning pin and...
Forum: Music 04-15-2010, 02:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 840
Posted By Z_Piper
Re: What are these two marches?

I believe the second tune is "Moonstar" by Charlie Glendinning
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-04-2010, 10:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,617
Posted By Z_Piper
Re: New pipes, bass drone problem.

badrone, Do you have an electronic tuner? Just curious, what is your bass tuning at when it is all the way down on the mount?
Forum: Beer Tent 02-04-2010, 10:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,561
Posted By Z_Piper
Re: If you were buying new drone reeds, what kind would you buy?

[QUOTE=badrone;1087390]What would the recommendations be for a set of new style Peter Hendersons, I wonder? Anyone has success with this combination? Please see previous thread I started under...
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