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Carl Donley

Carl Donley
Carl Donley is professional piper who hails originally from Chicago. He has been playing for over 20 years and has taken numerous prizes in solos throughout his rise to the professional grade. Carl got his pipe band start with the Ft. Lauderdale Highlanders in south Florida, and also played in the Grade 2 Chicago Midlothian Scottish Pipe Band during high school, before joining The Oran Mor Pipe Band in 2008. In addition to playing in Oran Mor, Carl was the Pipe Major of The Iona College Pipe Band during his four years at Iona College. He is now the Chief Operating Officer at the Piper's Dojo.

Balmoral - Part 2 (with Carl Donley)

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Carl is back with another simple 3/4 March that a very common band and parade tune! Check it out to learn the second part!

Atholl Highlanders - Part 2 (with Carl Donley)

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Another simple and short 6/8 March, Carl covers Atholl Highlanders in today's class. It's a great tune to work on pulsing so that we don't fall behind! Sound counterintuitive? Tune it to find out why it's not! Part 2

Atholl Highlanders - Part 1 (with Carl Donley)

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Another simple and short 6/8 March, Carl covers Atholl Highlanders in today's class. It's a great tune to work on pulsing so that we don't fall behind! Sound counterintuitive? Tune it to find out why it's not! Part 1

Twenty Men From Dublin Town (With Carl Donley)

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An Irish classic tune, Carl covers the tune Twenty Men from Dublin Town.

Heights of Dargai - Part 2 (with Carl Donley)

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Carl presents the Heights of Dargai a great little 9/8 March! - Part 2

Heights of Dargai - Part 1 (with Carl Donley)

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Carl presents the Heights of Dargai a great little 9/8 March! - Part 1

Steamboat - Part 2 (with Carl Donley)

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Here comes another classic 6/8 march: Steamboat. Check out this simple tune which combines arpeggios and scale runs to make a super easy tune to memorize. Part 2

Steamboat - Part 1 (with Carl Donley)

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Here comes another classic 6/8 march: Steamboat. Check out this simple tune which combines arpeggios and scale runs to make a super easy tune to memorize. Part 1

Loch Ronnoch - Part 2 (with Carl Donley)

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In this class Carl takes a look at another pipe band classic, the slow air / slow march Loch Rannoch. Part 2