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Bagpipe Tone [Vintage]

Bagpipe Tone [Vintage]


In this class we talk about how to get maximum tonal quality from your bagpipe. Have you ever wondered what the "sweet spot" is, where it falls in the chanter reed range of vibrancy, and to train yourself to achieve it all the time with maximum steadiness? Then this is the class for you!

Date of Original Live Class: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 8:15 pm
Course Name: Technique Development
Class Name: Bagpipe Tone
Class Instructor: Eric Ouellette

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Eric Ouellette Eric has been competing internationally at the professional level since age 16. A brief list of accomplishments include: first place in piobaireachd at both the George Sherriff invitational in Ontario (2003) and the Nicol Brown invitational (2004), 3rd in the MacGregor Memorial in Oban (2005), 3rd in the US silver medal at Kansas City (2006), 1st in the B piobaireachd at Perth (2013 and 2014), 1st in the open marches at Perth (2013), 1st in the B strathspey and reel at Oban (2014), and countless other domestic prizes and aggregates, along with an appearance with the Oran Mor Pipe Band in the Grade 1 final at the Worlds (2011), and a first place showing with the Stuart Highlanders in grade 1 at Perth (2014).