Archive for January, 2006

Pipe Bands…Beyond the Fez!

Monday, January 30th, 2006

What is next to break the Glengarry’s lock on pipe band style? No.1 dress is out, balmorals are old-fashioned, and the fez is passe. Look for bands to go Pharaoh!

New piping guide eBook up…and FREE!

Monday, January 23rd, 2006

It’s a digital age after all. Announcing what is hopefully the first of many installments of “Ultimate Piping Guides” eBooks for players of the Highland bagpipes available exclusively here at The Voicelog. The first guide, “Starting Off,” covers all those topics beginning pipers wish someone would tell us early on.

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Would you rather blow bagpipes in winter?

Saturday, January 14th, 2006

The winter months of December to February have never been so filled with opportunities for exposure to top quality bagpiping. The US workshop scene has always had its share of regional events that draw active players looking for tuition in the colder months. The southern and western US don’t have cold weather to deter winter [...]