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by maki
Sat Dec 08, 2012 11:04 pm
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: How many Rowsome chanters out there?
Replies: 2
Views: 3961

Re: How many Rowsome chanters out there?

Thanks Tommy!
Love your CDs, BTW.
by maki
Sun Sep 30, 2012 8:50 am
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: Sheet Music for the pipes??
Replies: 7
Views: 4896

Re: Sheet Music for the pipes??

Don't hesitate to go to a pipers club!
Count yourself blessed.
by maki
Wed Sep 26, 2012 6:22 am
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: Where can i buy a ..
Replies: 3
Views: 4138

Re: Where can i buy a ..

Uilleann Obsession has classified adds;
http://www.uilleannobsession.com/classifieds.html
by maki
Mon Sep 10, 2012 12:21 pm
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: How many Rowsome chanters out there?
Replies: 2
Views: 3961

How many Rowsome chanters out there?

I saw a Rowsome chanter this weekend, and it got me wondering.
How many chanters did Leo make, and how many are still in exsistance?
Thanks!
by maki
Fri Sep 07, 2012 1:18 am
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: Newbie needs advice
Replies: 5
Views: 3519

Re: Newbie needs advice

PJ for the Epic WIN!
by maki
Thu Sep 06, 2012 2:33 am
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: Newbie needs advice
Replies: 5
Views: 3519

Re: Newbie needs advice

Welcome! Howard Music is in Sheffield, and they are long time UP makers; http://www.howardmusic.co.uk/welcome.htm Their practice set page; http://www.howardmusic.co.uk/shop/uilleann%20pipes/practice_set.htm The only UP club I could find remotely near is in So. Wales; http://www.swalespipers.com/ Mar...
by maki
Tue Aug 28, 2012 8:29 pm
Forum: Pipes for Sale
Topic: CP Reeds and tools
Replies: 1
Views: 1125

Re: CP Reeds and tools

Martin at Banda Design was able to help me out with my Daye Penny Chanter reed.
He had the dimensions on file and sent me the reeds in very short order.
Great service.
Thanks Martin!
by maki
Mon Aug 13, 2012 7:27 pm
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: Reed Making Resources
Replies: 10
Views: 25155

Re: Reed Making Resources

Is this the thread for reed making tools, cane, twine, staples, etc.?
If so, how 'bout some hardware links?
Thanks!
by maki
Tue Aug 07, 2012 4:31 pm
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: Questions about my New Set
Replies: 6
Views: 5454

Re: Questions about my New Set

What is the makers name? E-bay is famous for selling Uillean pipes from Pakistan which are considered expensive fire wood. http://uilleannforum.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=1140&p=7830&hilit=pakistan+pipes#p7830 Not that good pipes are not sold on Ebay, but there are so many bad sets and n00bs don...
by maki
Sat Aug 04, 2012 10:53 am
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: Bellows Making
Replies: 19
Views: 10056

Re: Bellows Making

Anyone put together one of C.J Dixons bellows kit?
by maki
Sat Jul 14, 2012 10:25 am
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: How many pipers are there in the world?
Replies: 10
Views: 4405

Re: How many pipers are there in the world?

The answer is now 42.1!!! Ha! Trying to baffle us with new math, eh? But it won't work! We're on to your little game, and here's a test to prove it: The easiest way to catch out the new math is to put it to the test by doing conversions between metric and imperial units of, for example, beer. If I ...
by maki
Fri Jul 13, 2012 4:08 pm
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: How many pipers are there in the world?
Replies: 10
Views: 4405

Re: How many pipers are there in the world?

djm wrote:42
The answer is now 42.1!!!
by maki
Mon Jul 02, 2012 9:45 pm
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: newbies start here - New to the uilleann pipes?
Replies: 180
Views: 130794

Re: newbies start here - New to the uilleann pipes?

Ordered the Clarke UP tutorial, thanks.
Any other learning material for n00bs you can recommend besides the Na Piobairi Uilleann?
Mucho Garcia!
by maki
Sat Jun 30, 2012 3:00 pm
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: newbies start here - New to the uilleann pipes?
Replies: 180
Views: 130794

Re: newbies start here - New to the uilleann pipes?

Thanks for the hello JH1984.
My future tutor said much the same as you.
It won't be long now!
I've also joined the local pipers club;
Southern California Uilleann Pipers Club
http://www.socalpipers.com/

Say doesn't Philly have a huge ITM and Piping scene?
by maki
Sun Jun 24, 2012 11:11 am
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: Emigrating piper/musicians in Brisbane
Replies: 6
Views: 3242

Re: Emigrating piper/musicians in Brisbane

So now we know why you want to go to Oz....EPIC SURFING!
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