“How do I find the motivation to practice fundamentals?”
I think this question hits on the most difficult thing about learning Highland bagpipes. It’s not the music and it’s not playing or maintaining the instrument. It is practicing or, building the habits to practice.
The Christmas holiday is around the corner! As is the tradition here in the US, and elsewhere I suppose, the approaching holiday also means non-stop Christmas music. Highland bagpipes are not the typical instrument associated with most Christmas music, but there are numerous Christmas carols and songs that can be played on the pipes to