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- Wed 31 July 2013
- 12:00 pm BST
- Chris Armstrong
- Graded Lessons, Lesson Level, Lessons, Level 1, Light Music
Having covered some of the more obscure tunes in the MSR repertoire Chris Armstrong now turns to one of the big classic sets, Abercairney Highlanders, Cameronian Rant and PM Angus MacDonald’s famous eight-part setting of Charlie’s Welcome.
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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.