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Forum: Beer Tent Archive 12-27-2006, 03:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 361
Posted By CW
Oxford, England

Does anybody know of an experienced piper who might be willing to give lessons to an adult intermediate in Oxford, England?
Forum: Technique & Instrument Archive 10-22-2006, 10:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 290
Posted By CW
Tom Anderson

Anyone have contact details? Oh, and do his reeds work well in the Strathmore pipes?
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 08-13-2006, 08:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 683
Posted By CW
Re: Not right what they did at the worlds!

Really? 4? It's the World Pipe Band Championships, not the massed bands at Bathgate Highland Games...
Forum: Technique & Instrument Archive 06-09-2006, 04:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 547
Posted By CW
Re: My new Garvie chanter & Firesides

Interesting, although Nigel's reeds will not last long without a decent moisture control system.
Forum: Reviews 06-03-2006, 04:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 781
Posted By CW
Re: CD, Band-re: Stratosphere (Barnaby Brown)

I believe there are now MP3 samples on the website, so you can "preview".
Forum: Reviews 05-23-2006, 03:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 781
Posted By CW
CD, Band-re: Stratosphere (Barnaby Brown)

Barnaby Brown is probably best known for his part in the reconstruction of old instruments and their music, but his latest project marks a very different use of his talent: one which is likely to...
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 04-11-2006, 09:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By CW
Re: South of France - Piper Wanted

No, but flights are reasonably cheap.
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 03-15-2006, 03:32 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 851
Posted By CW
Re: Piping Conference - Edinburgh

Forget the CHOICE of tunes; I wouldn't mind buskers playing Scotland the Brave ad nauseum provided the pipe was well tuned and the technique acceptable.

Charlie
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 03-14-2006, 06:52 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 477
Posted By CW
Wow - At last...

Have a look at this:

GLASGOW, Thursday 16 March
3pm, National Piping Centre, 30-34 McPhater Street (admission free)

EDINBURGH, Friday 17 March
1pm, Edinburgh University, Department of Celtic...
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 03-11-2006, 05:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 851
Posted By CW
Re: Piping Conference - Edinburgh

Jim, I'd like to attend that meeting. Could you give me some details?

Charlie
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 02-26-2006, 02:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 791
Posted By CW
Re: Scotland 18 - England 12

I was lucky enough to be at both the England and the France matches - some of the most exciting rugby I have ever seen.

Charlie
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 02-14-2006, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 406
Posted By CW
Re: Tribute to Gordon Duncan

That's an excellent piece of writing, probably the best I've read about Gordon. Thanks to Tony for sharing it.

Charlie
Forum: Technique & Instrument Archive 02-10-2006, 03:05 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,111
Posted By CW
Forum: Technique & Instrument Archive 02-08-2006, 06:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 288
Posted By CW
Re: Silver Advice

Hey Tchev, glad to hear the pipes are going well.

http://www.davidmarshallsilverworks.com/

Charlie
Forum: Piobaireachd 02-06-2006, 07:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 366
Posted By CW
Re: CD recommendation please

Yes, in the order: Donald MacPherson, Robert Reid, Bill Livingston.
Forum: Technique & Instrument Archive 02-01-2006, 02:58 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,111
Posted By CW
Re: Hornpipe...anyone?

The golden question: if you were to make one with a top quality sax mouthpiece, african blackwood body and improved bell, would the potential of the instrument alter significantly?

Is it a toy...
Forum: Technique & Instrument Archive 01-11-2006, 12:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 486
Posted By CW
Drone Reeds for Lawries?

I've been using Croziers (and have experimented with Selbies and Eezees) on my old Lawries but can't quite find the sound I'm looking for. If possible I'm looking for something a little bit more...
Forum: Competing Pipers 01-03-2006, 04:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 665
Posted By CW
Re: What are judges looking for?

This is from the late PM Angus MacDonald:

http://www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/magazine/news-june97.html
Forum: Technique & Instrument Archive 01-02-2006, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 347
Posted By CW
Flat High A - solutions?

Sorry, yet another reed problem...

New chanter, new reed and the High A is leagues flat from the rest of the chanter.

Any ideas?

Charlie
Forum: Music 12-30-2005, 04:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 853
Posted By CW
Re: When you write a tune..

The correct term for that, presumably, is 'creative constipation'.
Forum: Piobaireachd 12-30-2005, 04:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,071
Posted By CW
Re: Reading Piobaireachd

Yes, I think that's probably right, although from my perspective freedom of individual interpretation is essential rather than just (maybe you didn't intend to imply this?) evident.

I personally...
Forum: Piobaireachd 12-22-2005, 03:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 803
Posted By CW
Re: You may be a piping nerd if......

And Gordon Walker has a dog named Taorluath.
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 12-15-2005, 08:30 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,449
Posted By CW
Re: Are we overpricing this art?

Originally posted by Too Long In This Condition:

Perhaps you might care to elaborate on these two posts?

Charlie
Forum: Beer Tent Archive 12-15-2005, 05:44 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 761
Posted By CW
Re: The passing of Gordon Duncan

I am truly gutted.

I wonder whether generations to come will understand the way in which he affected the vitality of Scottish music.

Charlie
Forum: Technique & Instrument Archive 12-14-2005, 04:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 725
Posted By CW
Re: Why have more than one set of pipes?

Obviously some people collect pipes because they are beautiful and interesting works of craftmanship. Until recently, and I would argue to this day, no two sets are identical. I personally have no...
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