How to get your bagpipe into your life

When I was a teenager, my father was a well-known pipe and music player.It was his hobby and, for the most part, he was quite successful.I remember the first time I heard his bagpiper music, a string quartet piece called “Fell In Love.”It was beautiful, full of notes, and so beautiful that I wanted to […]

Computer-generated bagpipers: A new musical adventure

A computer-generated instrument (CGI) for bagpiping and bagpipe notation is set to become a reality in a £500,000 ($933,000) commercial venture launched by an Australian computer-maker.The company behind the new software says it will allow anyone to create music that mimics the distinctive sound of bagpiper instruments.It’s also the first such piece of computer-made music.Bagpipers […]