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Embellishment Recovery [Vintage]

Embellishment Recovery [Vintage]


Course Name: Technique Development
Class Name: Embellishment Recovery
Class Instructor: Carl Donley
Date of Original Live Class: Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 7:30pm

Description: In this class we talk about the all to common pit fall...Embellishment recovery. We use examples for the Oran Mor repertoire to talk about the common embellishments that pipers tend to wait too long after and how that can adversely affect the musicality of a tune.

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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.