List 1 The King’s Taxes The MacLeod’s Salute Lament for Donald of Laggan Lament for MacDonald of Kinlochmoidart No. 1 - Roddy MacLeod Lament for MacDonald of Kinlochmoidart No.1 – Glenn Brown Isabel MacKay Lament for The Iolaire List 2 … Continue reading
Our Principal Roddy MacLeod takes us through the first half of the 2018 Silver Medal set tune list. MacLeod’s Salute Grain in Hides and Corn in Sacks MacCrimmon’s Sweetheart The King’s Taxes
What are Experience Levels?
Complete beginner. Chapters 1-15 of the National Piping Centre Highland Bagpipe Tutor Book 1 running on a 10 week cycle.
Advanced beginner. Completing the remainder of the National Piping Centre Highland Bagpipe Tutor Book 1 (chapter 15 – 26), running on a 10 cycle.
Intermediate. Made or making the transition to bagpipes, and being familiar with different types of tunes and time signatures. Knowledge of all embellishments. Equivalent to CLASP Grade 3, or North American Grade 4/5.
Advanced intermediate. Familiar with 4 part tunes in most time signatures. A little knowledge of piobaireachd. Roughly of CLASP Grade 2/3 or North American Grade 2/3.
Proficient. Good knowledge of different types of tunes. CLASP Grade 1 or North American Grade 1 and above.