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Daily Doses
Daily Doses are little mini "work-outs" for you to improve and reinforce your technique every single day. Take 10 minutes to view the lesson, spend a few minutes practicing, and then upload your results to our Daily Dose Facebook Page for Feedback from Dojo U instructors and peers!

Daily Dose: Mingling with Taor-Crun

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Here are two classic combinations of gracenotes that we're going to have to master at some point or another in our bagpipe careers. Can you play this exercise with true control?

Daily Dose: Unlucky #13?

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Exercise #13 in Jim McGillivray's Rhythmic Fingerwork - will it be a friend or an enemy?

Daily Dose: Put the Crossing Noises In?

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Can you put the crossing noises back IN the 2nd part of this tune?

Daily Dose - Humbleberry Pie

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When we move around the scale in "triads" or "arpeggios," which are extremely common, the tendency to accidentally make crossing noises becomes quite rampant indeed. How will you do when put to the test?

Daily Dose: SimpleEmbellishedSimpleEmbellishedSimpleEmbellished

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Let's explore our repertoire going back and forth from simple to complex today. It's actually something that's great to do... every day!

Daily Dose: ALAAAAAAAP ASAP

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We're going to use the metronome to really blow this idea of ALAP/ASAP wide open!

Daily Dose: Eclipsing the Scale

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Today, we look at some "simple" scale run exercises, but focus on the art of rhythmic accuracy - that total eclipse of the beat - as we play through the exercise.

Daily Dose: Three Times the Fun

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Let's clean up some of those crossing noises with today's triad exercise. Enjoy!

Daily Dose: Goodbye Gracenotes!

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In today's Daily Dose, Andrew throws us a curveball -- by throwing out the gracenotes!