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    Troubleshooting Corner: The Bass Drone

    Vin Janoski 0
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    “I Can’t Get My Bass Drone in Tune.”

    Tuning a bass drone can be troubling indeed for many new pipers. You may be at a point where you are able to “lock in” your tenor drones quite well, but you always seem to take a long time with the bass. You spend a ridiculous amount of time trying to get it “right,” making you want to toss your pipes into the fire. Don’t do that. It’s going to be OK.

    TECHNIQUE & THEORY

    Repeating 8th-16th-16th-8th Combos (via the Taking of Beaumont Hamel)

    Andrew Douglas 0
    65

    Here I discuss some of the great subtle techniques that Jack Lee taught me when it comes to rhythmic situations like we see here in the 4th part. I'll show you what I used to do, and what I do now instead when it comes to delivering this tunes "payout."

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        2017 Pipe Band Championships: MacMillan Pipe Band

        Vin Janoski 0
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        Here is the USA's MacMillan Pipe Band taking the field in their Grade 2 qualifying heat at the 2017 Worlds. A strong performance for the band on this outing, which just left them shy of qualifying in eighth place in a formidable heat.