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General Discussion
Discuss specific tunes, the writing of tunes, other questions, concerns, etc. related specifically to the music or music books.
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5,939 40,400
by Pip01
Soda Shoppe
For young pipers, drummers, and others not quite old enough for the beer tent.
Topics: 706 Posts: 11,276
706 11,276
Beer Tent
The general discussion forum, and the place to start a new "beer-tent-like" Piping Related discussion...
Topics: 6,987 Posts: 92,285
Last Post: Pipers Quitting
6,987 92,285
by ralph
History, Tradition, Heritage
As related to the subjects of piping, drumming and pipe bands.
Topics: 2,181 Posts: 30,032
2,181 30,032
Do It Yourself (DIY)
Making and repairing of instruments, accessories, and more.
Topics: 2,030 Posts: 20,785
2,030 20,785
Webmaster & Software
Piping site related, piping music related
Topics: 1,177 Posts: 8,641
Last Post: Musescore help
1,177 8,641
by Yappy
Competition Results
Post and discuss competition results here.
Topics: 1,574 Posts: 13,260
1,574 13,260
Reviews of CDs, Music Books, DVDs, etc.
Topics: 390 Posts: 2,962
390 2,962
Music Groups
Piping in Folk, Rock, and other bands or groups
Topics: 172 Posts: 1,361
Last Post: Cuillin CD
172 1,361
by PNB
Ladies' Room
For the Ladies.
Topics: 462 Posts: 8,974
462 8,974
Teacher's Lounge
Pedagogy - the art or profession of teaching
Topics: 603 Posts: 5,971
Last Post: Left-handed student
603 5,971
Announcements and Trade
Your Announcements
From individuals, bands, organizations (etc) not from businesses.
Topics: 4,416 Posts: 5,563
4,416 5,563
Industry News
Industry / Vendors / businesses, News and Announcements. Please check the guidelines.
Topics: 1,827 Posts: 1,879
1,827 1,879
Great Highland Bagpipe
Technique & Instrument
Related to techniques, to the instrument, to the components, to maintenance.
Topics: 6,787 Posts: 83,133
Last Post: Chanter Cap
6,787 83,133
Andrew Lenz
Beginners, Intermediate, +
Discuss issues, tackle problems, share experiences, ask questions, and look for specific help...
Topics: 4,265 Posts: 55,533
4,265 55,533
For all things related to Piobaireachd ...
Topics: 2,087 Posts: 19,072
2,087 19,072
Adult Pipers
Related to Adult piping or pipers, this is the place.
Topics: 436 Posts: 7,442
436 7,442
Pipe Bands
For everything or anything related to Pipe Bands..
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2,262 27,736
Competing Pipers
Questions, issues, or discussions specifically related to Piping and Pipers competition.
Topics: 891 Posts: 10,115
891 10,115
el gaitero
Side / Snare
Pipe Bands or Solo - if it relates to Drumming...
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2,783 23,455
Bass Sections
Bass & Tenor drumming, and the new home of tenordrummer.com discussions.
Topics: 1,068 Posts: 8,340
Last Post: Bass MSR solo ideas
1,068 8,340
Pete Walen
Drum Majors
The name explains it.
Topics: 343 Posts: 2,079
343 2,079
Heads Up
Announcements from individuals, bands, organizations (etc) not from businesses.
Topics: 139 Posts: 250
139 250
Other (not GH) Bagpipes
Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes +
For all types of (non GH) Bagpiping discussions.
Topics: 4,358 Posts: 34,304
4,358 34,304
Highland Dancing
General Dance Discussion
For all things related to Highland Dance
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302 1,592
Other Topics
Forum Related
Related to Forum software; questions, suggestions, ideas ...
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547 3,723
Photo and Video Gallery
Your photos and links to your videos.
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1,153 7,158
Piping and Drumming Jokes
Be nice (please)
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705 2,433
In Memoriam
Sharing memories of friends and loved ones departed from our world of piping drumming and pipe bands.
Topics: 346 Posts: 2,023
346 2,023
Andrew Lenz
Read Only Archive
Music Archive
Old threads from the Music Forum.
Topics: 3,138 Posts: 18,693
3,138 18,693
Beer Tent Archive
Old threads from the Beer Tent Forum.
Topics: 11,555 Posts: 154,967
11,555 154,967
Trading Post Archive
Closed sales and expired threads from the Trading Post Forum.
Topics: 19,843 Posts: 23,542
19,843 23,542
Technique & Instrument Archive
Old threads from the Technique and Instrument Forum.
Topics: 6,819 Posts: 66,855
6,819 66,855
Guest Host Archive
Old threads from previous Guest Host Q&A sessions.
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Last Post: Mixing and Matching
301 872
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