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thecrow
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Post by thecrow » Mon Jun 30, 2014 11:32 am

Can anyone tell me who Patrick Sky bases his pipe chanters and drones off.

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Re: sky pipes

Post by djm » Tue Jul 01, 2014 5:57 am

The surest way to get an honest answer is to contact the man directly. He's actually quite nice.

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Re: sky pipes

Post by tompipes » Tue Jul 01, 2014 7:38 am

I think his work is based on his old Leo Rowsome set.

I say 'based on' because very few makers make exact copies of these older sets, for tuning reasons. Older sets (depending on the age) weren't made to play in modern pitch so some adjustments have to be made.

But contact Pat yourself. He's a great guy.
His pipes are great too.

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