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History, Tradition, Heritage As related to the subjects of piping, drumming and pipe bands.

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Old 02-10-2019, 11:06 AM   #31
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Default Re: Famous historical people who played pipes

Not historical, but a well-known author.



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Old 04-29-2019, 02:34 PM   #32
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Someone pointed me at this.....

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2...n-the-bagpipes
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Old 04-29-2019, 06:52 PM   #33
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Glen Campbell, Bon Scott, and Phil Collins.

If you're counting famous musicians, who are primarily known for other types of music.

Also, he's from literature and not real history, but I love to point out that the Miller from the Canterbury Tales played the bagpipes.

Curious to see what others turn up.
And Jonathan Davis of the rock band Korn.
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