Ever wonder what chord structures there are in bagpiping? Ever try to write harmonies? In this session we break apart some tunes and explain what the different keys are and how tunes are divided by these keys. Enjoy!
In this session we take a basic look at harmonies and how there are used. We first take a look at some basic theory made simple and then go over several harmony lines of the Mingulay Boat Song to reinforce. Enjoy!
In this session we take a broad look at harmony. We first have to know a bit about the different chord structures available to highland piping. We then take a look at several different examples from different arrangers. Enjoy!
In this session we go over two tunes that you can take back to your band or other merry bunch of pipers to harmonize with! A stirring compound-time slow air called the Mingulay Boat Song and a 3/4 retreat march - Dream Valley. Enjoy