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The Piper's Cave - Second Part (Tune Building)


Great start, let's move on to Part 2 of this classic march!

How to use Tune Building Posts: Below, you'll see various 'practice pods' that loop automatically, so you can practice along and develop the tune properly. For the full story on the Tune Building Process, click here.

To Download the Sheet Music, Click here.

Bar 1:

Nice High G Doubling to start off with. (A G grace note to F, then lift to G). Watch for crossing noise towards the end

Bar 2:

Similar to other bars but with different notes. Make this clean, no crossing noises. Watch for Sync Errors towards the end.

Phrase 1:

Keep this clean and with the metronome.

Phrase 2:

Recycled Material: We've seen this material before, earlier in the tune! So, there's no need to learn this bit again (as long as you did a good job the first time around!)

Common ending phrase.

Line 1:

Okay let's put this line together and play 100% correctly.

Line 2:

All recycled Material

Whole Part (1st Time):

Let's get in the groove and knock out this part.

Whole Part (Repeated):

Remember the '2nd time' ending.


Andrew Douglas Andrew is a prolific practitioner of the bagpipe, having been active at the highest level of pipe bands, solo competition, teaching, and creative endeavors for the past 20 years. He's also the founder and creator of Dojo U and of PipersDojo.com