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Polishing Up Amazing Grace - Part 2


Welcome to the 2nd and final part of this series. Amazing Grace is one of the most iconic tunes played on the bagpipes. But - there are some key considerations and elements of this tune that have to be done correctly in order to produce the proper effect. Let's dive into some of them today.

Embellishments Required in This Lesson


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.