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by streetlegal
Mon Feb 22, 2010 5:52 am
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: Belfast Tionól Saturday 6 March 2010
Replies: 2
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Re: Belfast Tionól Saturday 6 March 2010

Is the Belfast Tionol only open to members of NPU or can anyone attend? Do tickets need to be paid in advance or could I pay at the event on the day?
by streetlegal
Mon Dec 14, 2009 8:48 am
Forum: Other Types of Bagpipes
Topic: Zampogna Documentary
Replies: 2
Views: 3465

Re: Zampogna Documentary

Loved the sound of those drones.
by streetlegal
Mon Dec 14, 2009 8:42 am
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: finger exercises
Replies: 7
Views: 4268

Re: finger exercises

Something I have found to be a useful exercise for my fingers is to practise chanter fingering on the shaft of a floor brush - I do this for a while when I am watching TV. Because the brush shaft is much thicker than a chanter it tends to stretch the fingers, so that when I go to play my chanter I f...