Open Dojo Session - Drone Reed Steadiness vs. Chanter Reeds Steadiness - Cameron MacFadyen - The Bagpipe as an Extension of your Self [Vintage]

Andrew Douglas
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In this class, we have a discussion about how drone reeds are less susceptible to blowing pressure changes than chanter reeds (on the assumption that your instrument is well-calibrated). Then, we hear Lee play some of Cameron MacFadyen on the practice chanter. Finally, a discussion on how the social mentality of our bands and pipe band associations can make it difficult to pursue the bagpipe as an extension of the Self.

Piping Troubleshooting [Vintage]

Vin Janoski
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Vince takes the class through a framework for troubleshooting vexing piping problem areas. Class participants then bring up their own personal trouble areas in technique, drone reeds, and general stamina and blowing. Vince takes them through his framework to develop strategies for solutions.

Bruce Gandy - The Bagpipe Checklist [Vintage]

Bruce Gandy
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Your bagpipes need to working at optimum levels if you want to perform well. Bruce walks through his handy checklist for making sure your bagpipe is in peak form. Working through general maintenance, setting reeds, and other tricks to make sure everything is working well. Great advice from one of the world's experts!

Flight-Safe Bagpipe Tuning Checklist [Vintage]

Andrew Douglas
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Every pilot needs to go through their flight checklists every time they fly. Guess what? Successful pipers have the same sort of checklists they use every time they take their pipes out of the box. Wish you could tune your pipes more successfully? This class will prove to you that your setup routine will drastically impact your success rate...