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Old 07-20-2019, 05:15 PM   #6
Joseph Diodato
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Default Re: Better teaching methods?

Originally Posted by Jim Fogelman View Post
Iím also of the opinion that students should get on the pipes as early as possible. When I taught the high school pipe band I would issue pipes right away to new students so they could get the mechanics down
I wonder if we might see a shift in the usual approaches to piping in that students are able to learn the proper mechanics and technique needed for blowing and perhaps a simple scale early on. Even the NPC tutor begins to introduce the actual pipes quite early on!
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