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Forum: Piobaireachd 01-13-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 454
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Thank you - APC Guide to Pibroch

What a beautifully put together resource David. Can't wait to study it in detail. It actually draws you in to the text and examples. Thank you so much for making it so freely available.
Forum: Piobaireachd 12-30-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: APC Presents - the Modern Pibroch Library

As well as Piobaireachd piece selected for the Modern Pibroch Library, have a listen to the 'Birl' piece on her own site. It's brilliant. For me it reminded me of a teacher trying to help me with...
Forum: Piobaireachd 12-27-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: APC Presents - the Modern Pibroch Library

It would be seriously good if people gave the pieces a listen (at least six times each recommended!) and then we had a discussion here about each of them. I suspect the majority won't like most of...
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 12-23-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 328
Posted By Heatherbelle
Stone carved bagpipes

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I believe this...
Forum: Music 12-05-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,682
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Exceptional everything

Thank you everyone for contributing to the discussion. OF COURSE I'm not saying I want us all to love the same things. And I may have over enthused about Matthew Welch's release, but there again why...
Forum: Music 12-01-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,682
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Exceptional everything

It all sounds a bit depressing and I'm not talking about Matthew Welch's compositions which are the opposite imho. I used to love the discussions on these Forums - they were bursting with interesting...
Forum: Piobaireachd 11-30-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 652
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: APC in Edinburgh

Well that was an altogether livelier affair than I was expecting. I enjoyed the interpretation very much, and loved the way your chosen version of the story behind the music really came through to...
Forum: Music 11-30-2018, 12:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,682
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Exceptional everything

Depends what is meant by 'modern creative music' I guess, but I haven't heard of anyone else playing Philip Glass on pipes! However if you have more links, please post them, as I and no doubt others...
Forum: Music 11-25-2018, 01:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,682
Posted By Heatherbelle
Exceptional everything

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/two-pages/1438021857?i=1438021973


Click 'Preview' on the link above to hear Matthew Welch play his 50th Anniversary version of Philip Glass 'Two Pages'. I'm...
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 11-06-2018, 01:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 267
Posted By Heatherbelle
Dumfries piping pig

I've been asking on the History Forum about Piping Pigs and had fascinating replies. However, I am wondering if anyone here knows specifically about the Piping Pig statue in Queensberry Street,...
Forum: Beer Tent 11-03-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 883
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Hallowe'en Piper Lantern by Nikola Holmes

Fabulous. I'll let the Carver know she has inspired you for next year!
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 11-03-2018, 06:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 869
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Pigs with Pipes

Thank you so much for this information. My friend is writing an A-Z of Dumfries and is attracted by Piping Pig for the P entry, which I think would be great. Anybody know where the Dumfries piping...
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 11-02-2018, 12:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 869
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Pigs with Pipes

Thank you Matthew!
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 11-01-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 869
Posted By Heatherbelle
Pigs with Pipes

I've completely forgotten why there are pigs playing pipes in Melrose, Dumfries and wherever else. Can anyone remind me? :thumb:
Forum: Beer Tent 11-01-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 883
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Hallowe'en Piper Lantern by Nikola Holmes

https://scontent-lht6-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/45242468_10217908558365407_481790700912902144_n.jpg?_nc_cat=105&_nc_ht=scontent-lht6-1.xx&oh=a86418a0ddd2567e250f3250fcbad821&oe=5C488C05
Forum: Beer Tent 10-31-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 883
Posted By Heatherbelle
Hallowe'en Piper Lantern by Nikola Holmes

https://scontent-lht6-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/45064099_10217893293783802_8776201735875067904_n.jpg?_nc_cat=110&_nc_ht=scontent-lht6-1.xx&oh=a7f5ff46c0f4624f37de8240c402c343&oe=5C7FABCC
Forum: Music 09-30-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,214
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Waltzing Matilda

You could play in the key of D -



ffffee defdbcd a,dfa'a'a'a'a'a'a' def ff ee defdbcd a,dfa'gfeeed


a'a'a'a'f dddcb a,a,a'a'a'a'a'gfe def ffe e defdbcd a,dfa'gfeeed
Forum: Music 09-02-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,529
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Music Theory Book for GHB?

I often go to click 'like' or even 'love'. I wish there was one as often you want to endorse someone's post but don't want to start a new post just to do that - like here, lol!!
Forum: Piobaireachd 09-01-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 553
Posted By Heatherbelle
Is it or isn't it?

To continue an earlier discussion-----
I wrote a Theme (Ground) in an irregular time signature, to appear at the beginning and again at the end of this piece (see below) I then wrote Variations.
...
Forum: Forum Related 08-20-2018, 07:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Signature strip on here

Thank you so much Calum---it seems to have worked !! :thumb:
Forum: Forum Related 08-19-2018, 11:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By Heatherbelle
Signature strip on here

Can someone please remind me how to change the gobbledegook letters and numbers above Willie McCallum and Jim McGillivray Lacrimae, to Callum Beaumont Mo Chridhe? I'd rather Callum wasn't that jumble...
Forum: Do It Yourself (DIY) 08-19-2018, 11:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,439
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Tanning sheep

Ready for what next Easter? Are you turning them into sheepskin bags?????
Forum: Pipe Bands 08-19-2018, 11:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 567
Posted By Heatherbelle
Music or Sport

Watching the grade 1 bands compete on Saturday I was struck by how with some, you were immediately aware they were there to play music. And that's what they did. With one, the band exuded anxiety...
Forum: Pipe Bands 08-19-2018, 11:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 385
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Founding a Junior Band

How about contacting IDPB Stuart Liddell, Johnstone Keith Bowes, or Dollar Academy Callum Beaumont or some of the others - Boghall and Bathgate too, etc etc etc, - who have great educational...
Forum: Music 08-19-2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,038
Posted By Heatherbelle
Re: Castle Dangerous - story behind the tune?

Are there and song lyrics to Castle Dangerous apart from whatever novel contains references to it?
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