As You Improve, Slow Down

Mark Olson
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105
You've logged more than a few hours practicing. The desk has a little bit of wear where you set the sole of your practice chanter. Your gracenotes are becoming tidy. Your embellishments are becoming consistent and crisp. Your natural inclination is to reach over to the metronome and crank the dial up. Stop! You still can reap the benefits of practicing slowly.

To Be a Better Piper, Work on the Basics

Highland Harry Recap [Vintage]

Eric Ouellette
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19
In this class, we review Highland Harry with a major emphasis on one sub-concept of the ALAP/ASAP theory: fusion of short notes to the technique on the successive downbeat. There are many examples in this tune where proper fusion and maintenance of consistent ALAP/ASAP fundamentals will lead to excellent musicality!