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Old 04-17-2013, 12:53 PM   #10
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Default Re: Ears versus Tuners

Originally Posted by CalumII View Post
I have to wonder who you're listening to. A drone 2Hz out with a chanter is not good.

But the other point is that just because someone tunes their chanter in by ear and does it accurately, that doesn't mean his tuning system matches yours. Flat high As, sharp Ds, pipe bands with flat Ds and Fs, these are all commonly heard and whatever their merits, the chanters are tuned where their owners want them.
I've got to agree with CalumII here... a player truly worth his salt should be able to get much closer than that!
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