A new bagpipe tradition from the Old West

It’s not the bagpipes that are the Old Western phenomenon; it’s the cowboy.The cowboy, after all, was the most famous and well-known of the frontier men, a man who had fought and died in the great American war.In the 19th century, his name was William Wayne Travis, but he was more popularly known as “Old […]

How to Play the Bagpipe: The Musical’s Tale of the Last Bagpipe

We’ve all heard the classic story about the last bagpipe player dying on the road to his death.In fact, there are a few stories like that that are still haunting us.If you’re a musician and you want to share these timeless tunes with the world, the following are some tips for playing your bagpipe in […]

How to create a personalized and unique electronic bagpipe song

The electronic bagpiper has a lot of people wondering if it is really that easy to create an electronic bag and how to get the most out of it.The electronic-music community has been clamoring for electronic bagpacks and their unique sound to get out to the masses.While electronic bagcups are not new, there is no […]

How to play a trombone concerto

TUESDAY, April 24 (AP) You might not have to spend much time looking at your instrument to hear what it sounds like.The piano is a universal instrument of the arts, and you might just be the one who can tell.“Trombone is like a big instrument, but the piano is really a small instrument,” says composer […]

Why did she say ‘I love you’? bonnie gilloway bagpipe

BAGPIPES, bagpipers, and a little-known tradition of the Irish-American culture, which is often referred to as the “Irish bagpipe tradition,” have become a bit of a pop culture touchstone.But there’s another, more subtle and somewhat more obscure tradition of Irish bagpiping that has been around for quite some time, dating back to the 1700s.It’s called […]

How a bagpipe tune changed the course of NFL history

Bagpipes and the bagpipes in the NFL were a big part of the history of the sport.Here are some of the most notable.1.The first bagpipe was played by a bagpiper named William “Hawk” Hill, the man who first became known for his bagpipers playing at home games.Hill played his first bagpiano at age 10 and […]

Canadian soldier, 19, dies from injuries in battle

Posted October 07, 2020 17:16:55An 18-year-old Canadian soldier has died in Afghanistan after his car went off a cliff and crashed into a tree.Key points:The 19-year old was on his way to the base of a hill when his car crashed into the treeA group of soldiers, including a woman, were on the hill to […]

Cambridge grads hire bagpipers to play with their pets

Cambridge, MA—For Bagpiper Manchester, the next step is to hire more employees.As part of the company’s expansion plans, Cambridge grad Zachary Kiel has hired 20 new employees to work as a server, and has begun testing out the new software to ensure it works as expected.“We have had a lot of questions about the app,” […]

How to Use Your Pipes to Sing Bagpipe Funeral Songs

In my previous post, I mentioned how I have written a bagpipe music collection called Bagpipes of Death.I’ve also written a new collection called A Bagpipe Musical Journey.The first installment of the new collection was a collection of traditional and modern bagpipe songs.It’s a collection that was written from the perspective of a musician, and […]

Why the Norwegian Bagpipe Isn’t as Popular as You Think

Bonnie galloways are my favorite bagpipe, and if you ask me, there’s a reason why.But the Norwegian bagpipe’s roots go back to a time when people still had to get up early and go to work.The pipe’s popularity has grown as a result of the bagpipe festival, which takes place every August in the village […]